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  • rimless — adjective Lacking a rim, as in rimless eyeglasses …   Wiktionary

  • rimless — adj. Rimless is used with these nouns: ↑glasses, ↑spectacles …   Collocations dictionary

  • rimless — rim|less [ rımləs ] adjective rimless glasses have no frames around the LENSES …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • rimless — [[t]rɪ̱mləs[/t]] ADJ: usu ADJ n Rimless glasses are glasses which have no frame around the lenses or which have a frame only along the top of the lenses …   English dictionary

  • rimless — UK [ˈrɪmləs] / US adjective rimless glasses have no frames around the lenses …   English dictionary

  • rimless — rim ► NOUN 1) the upper or outer edge of something more or less circular. 2) (also wheel rim) the outer edge of a wheel, on which the tyre is fitted. 3) a limit or boundary. 4) an encircling stain or deposit. ► VERB (rimmed, rimming …   English terms dictionary

  • rimless — adjective lacking a rim or frame (Freq. 1) rimless glasses • Ant: ↑rimmed …   Useful english dictionary

  • rimless — rim·less || rɪmlɪs adj. lacking a rim, having no rim …   English contemporary dictionary

  • rimless — rim·less …   English syllables

  • rim — rimless, adj. /rim/, n., v., rimmed, rimming. n. 1. the outer edge, border, margin, or brink of something, esp. of a circular object. 2. any edge, margin, or frame added to or around a central object or area. 3. the outer circle of a wheel,… …   Universalium

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