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The 'rim' group
The noun indicates a part of something. The noun group after of indicates the thing concerned. We include here nouns such as remains and ruins which refer to the parts of something that remain when it has been damaged.
area arm article (of a document) back ball (of your foot) barrel (of a gun) base bed (of a river) bit body bottom boundary bowl (of a pipe) branch bridge (of your nose) brow (of a hill) butt (of a gun) butt (of a cigarette) ceiling chorus coast constituent continuation core corner corners crown (of your head) east edge ends end ending eye (of a storm) fabric (of a building) face (of a mountain) feature finale finger (of a glove) flank (of a mountain) flat (of your hand) floor (of the ocean) foot (of a page) foot (of a bed) fringe (of a city) front ghost grounds (of a building) head heart heel (of your hand) interior leg lip (of a container) margin middle mouth neck north nucleus outside outskirts pad (of a paw) palm part point (of a pin) rear region remains remnant rim roof (of your mouth) ruins seat (of your jeans) section sector segment share shell shore side skeleton slope (of a hill) sole (of your foot) south stump suburb surface tail tip top trunk (of a tree) wall west wing (of a building) wreckage
A man was critically wounded in a gun fight in the Easton area of Bristol.
'What do you want?' he shouted, swinging the barrel of the gun towards her.
Trim the base of the lettuces and remove the outer leaves.
Our ancestors came from islands off the coast of southern Africa.
The Akamas Peninsula in the south-west corner of Cyprus is the island's most beautiful area.
The family moved to Apeldoorn in the east of Holland.
He was 24 and leading the first assault on the west face of a Himalayan mountain called Amadablam.
They keep the television at the foot of the bed, and receive friends there when they call for tea.
Members of the police union marched at the head of the demonstration.
In the middle of the room was a large four-poster bed.
The DNA molecule, within the nucleus of each cell, contains the master plans for all future reproduction.
In the box was the cutest little kitten, which could fit into the palm of my hand.
Two other bedrooms are located at the rear of the house on the lower level and have access to the third bathroom.
Archaeologists emphasise the unique role peatlands play in preserving remains of ancient animals.
Nick drank gratefully, looking at her over the rim of the mug.
The village is built around the ruins of a medieval fortress
Long-distance walker Ewart Grogan, passing through the Virungas, encountered the skeleton of an enormous ape.
We sat down to rest on the stump of an old tree trunk.
The surface of the sea is of course not flat, but curves with the Earth's curvature.
Our branch of the family occupied the east wing of the house, which had once been the servants' quarters.