Bumping
Bump Bump (b[u^]mp; 215), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Bumped} (b[u^]mpt); p. pr. & vb. n. {Bumping}.] [Cf. W. pwmp round mass, pwmpiaw to thump, bang, and E. bum, v. i., boom to roar.] To strike, as with or against anything large or solid; to thump; as, to bump the head against a wall. [1913 Webster]

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  • Bumping — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Bumping puede referirse a: Bumping, género de música electrónica. Llave bumping, técnica para abrir puertas sin forzarlas. Obtenido de Bumping Categoría: Wikipedia:Desambiguación …   Wikipedia Español

  • Bumping — Bumping. См. Встряхивание. (Источник: «Металлы и сплавы. Справочник.» Под редакцией Ю.П. Солнцева; НПО Профессионал , НПО Мир и семья ; Санкт Петербург, 2003 г.) …   Словарь металлургических терминов

  • bumping — / bʌmpɪŋ/ noun 1. US a lay off procedure that allows an employee with greater seniority to displace a more junior employee ● The economic recession led to extensive bumping in companies where only the most qualified were retained for some jobs. ● …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • bumping — gūburinių išvadų formavimas statusas T sritis radioelektronika atitikmenys: angl. bump formation; bumping vok. Bondhügelherstellung, f; Herstellung von Bondhügeln, f rus. формирование столбиковых выводов, n pranc. formation des poutres, f …   Radioelektronikos terminų žodynas

  • bumping — mod. [of music] having a good beat. □ Man, this music is bumping. I can feel the beat …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • bumping — when a lure hits a log, rock, bottom or other structure in a controlled manner in order to attract a bite …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • Bumping — Толчок; Выколачивание (напр. гальваностереотипа); Местное изменение размера растровых элементов (путём использования при экспонировании контактных масок) …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • bumping — bÊŒmp n. blow, stroke; projection, swelling v. strike, hit; collide; be jolted, be shaken adv. with a thump interj. thump, noise made by a bump …   English contemporary dictionary

  • bumping — Displacement of a junior employee s position by a senior employee; commonly occurring during periods of layoff. The practice of failing to board ticketed passengers due to oversale of the scheduled flight. Mason v. Belieu, C.A.D.C., 543 F.2d 215 …   Black's law dictionary

  • bumping — Displacement of a junior employee s position by a senior employee; commonly occurring during periods of layoff. The practice of failing to board ticketed passengers due to oversale of the scheduled flight. Mason v. Belieu, C.A.D.C., 543 F.2d 215 …   Black's law dictionary

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