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lid

noun cap, ceiling, cover, greatest number, limit, maximum, most quantity, outer limit, outer restriction, roof, stop, top, top number
Associated concepts: caps on awards
See also: cap
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David screwed on the lid, while Jacob, looking grave, rose and grasped his pitchfork.
But he never meddled at all; just slid the lid along as soft as mush, and screwed it down tight and fast.
the dust is always swept From the lid that bears your name, As if by loving eyes that wept, By careful hands that often came.
With this he slammed down the lid of the chest, and the noise made them all wink.
Glegg had lifted out the parchments, and had fortunately drawn back a little, when the iron holder gave way, and the heavy lid fell with a loud bang that resounded over the house.
Come with me,' she said, and she lifted up the lid of the chest; 'take one out for yourself.
NYSE: GCO) is initiating a formal process to explore the sale of its Lids Sports Group business, the company said.
Felix Edward Pratt (1813-94) spotted the commercial possibilities of using new printing technology to decorate the lids of containers for popular products such as bear's grease, gentleman's relish, potted shrimps and cosmetics, with sophisticated designs.
8226; Gentle: The polymer encapsulated band won't damage lids like metal-toothed jar openers
The most common lids are plain metal, often with the manufacturer's name printed on them.
This straight-talking article provides the reader with a clear understanding of how to investigate and diagnose lid margin disease.
At the time, Lid Works' predecessor company was forming lids using typical flat-bed thermoforming technology.