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Shimming

The act or practice of a broker or dealer stealing a few cents (or the equivalent) from a client while conducting a trade. Shimming results in a small gain for the broker or dealer, but, with volume, may add up to a significant amount. Shimming is illegal in most jurisdictions.
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An article published on PressTV's website reports Shim was killed in a "suspicious car accident.
Officials said they did not know when Shim and Park divorced but said Park moved with her two children to Ciganek's home this year.
Check the units to ensure they're aligned correctly both horizontally and vertically and then loosen the installation screws so you can put permanent shims behind the units where the studs are located.
The nickel shim was then used for injection molding of polymeric replicas.
When Shim determined the nature of the problem, he attended departmental staff meetings and discussed the issue.
Winchester's new Super X2 sporting clays model is supplied with a set of stock shims that fit between the end of the receiver and the grip of the stock to change drop and cast.
After receiving the pot, Shim and other potters of Korean descent from Japan set out by car to carry the pottery fire to Kagoshima, following the route by which their ancestors were taken to Japan.
Both casts I saw rendered Shim Chung's movement and dramatics confidently.
The new Avery Dennison EPB adhesive is the only product that can solve the problem of bonding an EPB shim onto the pad for long-term service and at the same time offer a noise reduction benefit," she says.
The Air Shim has been compression tested with a load of 300 pounds.
Shim had been reporting from near the besieged Syrian border town of Kobani.
After reporting on scene in Turkey's Urfa province, the vehicle transporting Shim to her hotel was crashed into by a heavy vehicle.