fit around (something)

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fit around (something)

To be the right size to envelope or surround something. Come on, that's not enough wrapping paper to fit around this box—look at how small that piece is!
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fit around something

to wrap around something. This part fits around the top and keeps the water out. Will this wrench fit around the bolt?
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It is thought that the cladding fitted around Grenfell could have accelerated the spread of the blaze and contributed to the deaths of many of those inside.
The text is clear and informative and because it is in short sections fitted around the photographs the overall layout is very accessible.
She was so tiny her mother's engagement ring fitted around her arm.
In addition to being a complete wash down unit, the case packer uses an additional sleeve fitted around open spaces in the support frame, creating a physical barrier between the bolt and the inside of the frame.
The important thing is to make sure the vapour barrier and insulation is also fitted around the window, otherwise it can cause problems later on.
The devices come in two parts, a card reader fitted around the card slot and a PIN reader in the form of a mobile phone camera fitted behind a plate with a pin hole above the screen.
And the 17-floor block of flats, owned by Whitefriars, was starting to look its age before a 10-month renovation that has seen aluminium cladding and double glazing fitted around the original structure.
The hand-held device has energy-efficient UV LEDs (ultraviolet light emitting diodes) fitted around the spray nozzle, which enable the curing process to begin the instant the paint comes into contact with the repaired surface.
The system is fitted around two discreet L-brackets, which are custom-made for each bike.
Vinyl protected insulation is fitted around the trough and end plates to conserve energy.
A silicon band will be fitted around her stomach, and can be tightened by a TV-style remote control handset.
The rings or bands should be fitted around the base of the penis so they gently restrict the flow of blood back out once you've got an erection.
Special needs teacher Hayley Caunter, 22, lost two stone after a band was fitted around her stomach.
Fibreglass's panels were cut into specific shapes, which fitted around the cargo rail system to provide a flush-fitting working area.
They claim a 'gruelling physical training programme' has been fitted around a demanding work schedule.