the outer edge, border, margin, or brink of something, especially of a circular object.
any edge, margin, or frame added to or around a central object or area.
the outer circle of a wheel, attached to the hub by spokes.
a circular strip of metal forming the connection between an automobile wheel and tire, either permanently attached to or removable from the wheel.
a drive wheel or flywheel, as on a spinning mule.
Basketball. the metal ring from which the net is suspended to form the basket.
Journalism. the outer edge of a usually U -shaped copy desk, occupied by the copyreaders.
Compare slot1 (def 5b).
Metallurgy. (in an ingot) an outer layer of metal having a composition different from that of the center.
verb (used with object), rimmed, rimming.
to furnish with a rim, border, or margin.
(of a golf ball or putt) to roll around the edge of (a hole) but not go in.
Basketball. (of a basketball) to roll around (the rim of the basket) and not go in.
to coat or encrust the rim of (a glass):
Rim each cocktail glass with salt.
the raised edge of an object, esp of something more or less circular such as a cup or crater
the peripheral part of a wheel, to which the tyre is attached
(basketball) the hoop from which the net is suspended
verb (transitive) rims, rimming, rimmed
to put a rim on (a pot, cup, wheel, etc)
(slang) to lick, kiss, or suck the anus of (one’s sexual partner)
(ball games) (of a ball) to run around the edge of (a hole, basket, etc)
Mauritania (international car registration)
The border, edge, or margin of an organ or a part.
Mauritania (international vehicle ID)
or Rimski-Korsakov, Rimsky-Korsakoff [rim-skee-kawr-suh-kawf, -kof; Russian ryeem-skyee-kawr-suh-kuh f] /ˈrɪm skiˈkɔr səˌkɔf, -ˌkɒf; Russian ˈryim skyiˈkɔr sə kəf/ noun 1. Nicolai Andreevich [nyi-kuh-lahy uhn-drye-yi-vyich] /nyɪ kəˈlaɪ ʌnˈdryɛ yɪ vyɪtʃ/ (Show IPA), 1844–1908, Russian composer. Rimsky-Korsakov /ˈrɪmskɪˈkɔːsəkɒf; Russian ˈrimskijˈkɔrsəkəf/ noun 1. Nikolai Andreyevich (nikaˈlaj anˈdrjejɪvitʃ). 1844–1908, Russian composer; noted for such works as the orchestral suite Scheherazade […]
noun, Geology. 1. a calcareous deposit forming a dam at the edge or outlet of an overflowing pool of water, as in a cavern.
noun 1. another name for red pine
rimula rim·u·la (rĭm’yə-lə) n. pl. rim·u·lae (-lē’) A minute slit or fissure.