2. Verb. (third-person singular of trim) ¹
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Definition of Trims
1. trim [v] - See also: trim
Lexicographical Neighbors of Trims
Literary usage of Trims
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Reshaping the World Trading System: A History of the Uruguay Round by John Croome (1996)
"For trims, this required the negotiators to discuss how a "trade effects test" might be ... Similar arguments could be applied compellingly for trims, ..."
2. The Dictionary of English History by Frederick Sanders Pulling (1884)
"absolutely to either party, und, in a tract called the Character of a Trimmer, defended his position as one who " trims " from one sido to the other as the ..."
3. China: Progress and Reform Challenges by (Paris) Organisation for Economic Co-ope (2003)
"Abolition of trade-related investment measures (TRIMs) As noted above, before acceding to the WTO in December 2001, China notified the WTO of its intention ..."
4. Market Access After the Uruguay Round: Investment, Competition and by Pierre Sauvé, Americo Beviglia Zampetti (1996)
"Under this approach, "hard line" governments resisting any discipline whatsoever on their ability to impose TRIMs were able to prevail, so that all but what ..."
5. An Encyclopædia of Gardening: Comprising the Theory and Practice of by John Claudius Loudon (1835)
"Sir Alexander Johnston informs us ( trims, of Royal Asiatic Soc.) that they also point out as the tree which bore the forbidden fruit, the Din Ladner, ..."