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Synonyms for crimp

to make irregular folds in, especially by pressing or twisting

a line or an arrangement made by the doubling of one part over another

Synonyms for crimp

an angular or rounded shape made by folding

someone who tricks or coerces men into service as sailors or soldiers

a lock of hair that has been artificially waved or curled

make ridges into by pinching together


curl tightly

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Since jacketed bullets tend to have shallow crimp grooves, the builder needs to use a crimp die with shallow crimping characteristics.
When correct procedures are followed, crimps are extremely reliable, but when production does not want to buy the right tools, calibrate equipment of train staff, it can go wrong.
There is not just something for everyone--there is a lot for everyone," Crimp says.
You can hear the Crimp who would someday give us the indelible revelation "It is our promiscuity that will save us.
As much as Crimp idealizes sex, and is committed to protecting it and ensuring its proliferation, the particular version of sex he is selling is not, at least at first glance, the sex that the ideology of sexual freedom values.
Your taper crimp die has a short section of cone-shaped taper at the top.
Ron Crimp (right) collects his medal from farm owner Lord Newborough Officially Mr Crimp, 74, retired eight years ago.
The crimp of each 3D woven structure has been analysed with reference to their orientation.
The crimp barrels have a small inspection window which affords a view of the actual wire crimping, so you can see that it's being done correctly.
Crimp (left) was selected by an industry panel with one member, the GBGB's welfare and integrity services manager Duncan Gibson, saying: "We'd like to thank all those who took the time to write and submit a nomination; we received a record number.
Featuring gun safety lock-style design, the tool precisely seats all pins to industry specified crimp heights.
I can reveal that crimp flies have been - up until now - the best-kept secret on Scottish rivers.
Available in a range of sizes, from 11 to 20 mm, the optimal crimp features a variety of vial sizes.
This change in orientation of molecules will shorten the filaments on scraped side and therefore induce a crimp.
Capable of handling up to 35 trays per minute, a single lane IXIA Crimping system replaces the three or four people it normally takes to manually crimp aluminium packs at the same speeds.