fit together


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fit something together

to put the parts of something together. First you have to fit the pieces together to see if they are all there. I think I can fit the parts of the model airplane together. Do you think you can fit together all the parts of the puzzle?
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fit together

[for things] to conform in shape to one another. All the pieces of the puzzle fit together. They really do. This nut and bolt just don't fit together.
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For many, sets have symbolic significance, as they fit together to form a more intricate and complete whole.
The 16-week project, called Families Fit Together, will see four fun new activities put on in the Charford and Sidemoor areas.
The scientists looked for those kinds of relationships and built upward, using knowledge about how various protein molecules fit together in one machine to predict the structure of other machines, in some cases, they were able to draw three-dimensional images of machines on their computer screens.
Irregular shrinkage caused the prototypes to fit together unevenly.
It cuts out the need for zip-lock bags and plastic wrap--not to mention prepackaged, preservative-laden fare--with colorful containers that fit together like a puzzle, and it's accompanied with a "User's Guide" that is chock-full of information about everything from childhood obesity to strategies for dealing with a picky eater.
A highlight of the conference was the PREP (Professional Reading Enrichment Program) seminar, at which attendees discussed their explorations into the characteristics of Western music and art, the world that produced them and how they all fit together.
The benefits they'll experience from getting fit together will be tremendous.
You might want to bone up on how the canister and air filters fit together before you start excavating.
Every individual scene is the product of many, animators, background artists, technicians, and all those individual elements have to fit together perfectly in the finished product.
The idea that we might be stuck for good in this ugly adolescent moment of parts that don't quite fit together is too awful to contemplate.
Space does not permit further analysis of these important essays, which fit together surprisingly well considering the variety of disciplines represented by the authors.
This unit gently moves the part back and forth in a motion that is generally regular, but that introduces random elements until the parts fit together.
I would study the stones they used, picking them up one by one to understand their feel, texture and how they fit together to form a wall.
It's the way all of the pieces fit together that caused positive outcomes.
org in late August, the Get Your FIT Together (GYFT) team is excited and proud to release their recent growth success, seeing a 400% increase in audience and 230% boost in Facebook followers.