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gimp

1. noun, slang One who walks with a limp. Potentially offensive, especially when referring to someone with a disability. I fractured my foot, so I'll be the gimp wearing a boot for the next month.
2. verb To walk with a limp. Why are you gimping about? Did you hurt your knee again?

gimp

(gɪmp)
1. n. a lame person. (Originally underworld. Rude and derogatory.) Lefty tried to mug an old gimp with a cane.
2. in. to limp about. I’ll gimp over there as soon as I can. It’ll take a while on these crutches.
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In the first study, nine testing images are mentioned above and their corresponding rendered results by GIMP and the proposed method are used to perform subjective evaluation.
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A new version of GIMP is available for those who need a free alternative to expensive image editing software.
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Simonds, the co-director of a London design and animation company, offers instruction on how to create models and environments in 3D using open-source Blender software for 3D design and animation and open-source GIMP for 2D image editing.
The Public Library of Mount Vernon and Knox County in Ohio recently had a staff member who dabbles in graphic design do a GIMP workshop.
It teaches how to create 3D models and uses three example projects to train users through the intricacies, possibilities and pitfalls of the program, teaching how to work with art in Blender and GIMP, how to use its tools to create better models, and how to achieve texture and 3D artwork qualities.
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