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rip

1. n. a drinking bout. (see also tear.) Fred had another rip last night. He’s rotten now.
2. n. the loot from a rip-off. Give him some of the rip and tell him to beat it.
3. n. a theft; a rip-off. The crooks pulled a rip on Fourth Street last night.
4. n. a tear in the flesh of the hand, as in an athletic event where the flesh comes in contact with solid material, such as in gymnastics and weightlifting. I keep getting rips from the bar.
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This tolerance does not include stress relieved in the material as a result of the ripping process.
A study in the early 90s showed that crosscutting boards -- before ripping when 1/2 inch or more crook is present -- produces rough mill yields that are on average 3% greater than those when gang-ripping-first without crosscutting for crook.
No other ripping company can match our depth of experience, quality and turn-around time.
Still popular with the furniture and cabinet door industries, one of the first systems to be used to remove defects in the rough mill was the crosscut/straight line ripping operation.
Ripping Revolution offers high-volume, fast-turnaround services for both the music lover and the audio/visual dealer.
Most gang rip systems with fixed position saws modify the position of incoming boards to achieve efficient ripping patterns.
The custom-designed software used by Ripping Revolution ensures music is perfectly cataloged and accurate with the CD's cover art included.
Uncontrolled CD ripping is known to exponentially increase the supply of unauthorized files on the P2P networks, contributing to a substantial loss in revenue to the music industry.
It handles day-to-day music management and recording functions including CD playback, ripping, MP3 playback, Internet-accessed track labeling and CD recording (including on-the-fly conversion of computer music files and playlists into play-anywhere CDs).
Millions of music fans have chosen MUSICMATCH Jukebox for ripping high-quality MP3s from personal audio CDs, and more than 1.
Scheduled to begin airing Saturday mornings on the Fox Kids network this Fall, "The Ripping Friends" features the humorous exploits of the world's most manly men, four superheroes on their quest to make the earth a safer place to be more manly.
Cakewalk Pyro is the first software package to provide everything a music fan needs to create, organize and listen to MP3s and audio CDs--including LP and cassette ripping software, online tutorials, support for popular DIAMOND (Nasdaq: DMEC) RIO and Creative Labs (Nasdaq: CRTV) NOMAD portable players, and even a blank CD-R disc and CD label making kit.
Another way in which the Brisque Extreme DFE maximizes productivity is through flexible parallel file RIPping and the new parallel page RIPping, a unique productivity booster for the Brisque workflow, offered exclusively by Scitex.
This allows the printer to start printing while the RIP is still RIPping.
The YARC XP has always been a multiprocessing server, with the capability of RIPping while it is printing," commented Dr.