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Synonyms for rim

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a fairly narrow line or space forming a boundary

to put or form a border on

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the shape of a raised edge of a more or less circular object

(basketball) the hoop from which the net is suspended

the outer part of a wheel to which the tire is attached

a projection used for strength or for attaching to another object

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the top edge of a vessel or other container

run around the rim of

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furnish with a rim

roll around the rim of

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The nasal molding phase must follow alveolar molding so as to avoid undue stretching of the alar rim circumference on cleft side.
** The alar rim, which was initially stretched over a wide alveolar cleft deformity, shows some laxity that enables it to be elevated into a symmetrical and convex form.
Well-known complications of nasal packing include pressure necrosis of the nasal septum, alar rim, and columella.
Coverage encompasses basic perioperative concepts, basic surgical concepts, the dorsum, the tip, alar rims, alar base, the chin, secondary rhinoplasty, and management of airway dysfunction.