• synonyms

trim size


the final size of a product after its unnecessary parts have been cut off or removed: The trim size of the book in 6½ inches by 9 inches.


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Nearby words

trilogy of fallot, trim, trim die, trim one's sails, trim rail, trim size, trim tab, trimaran, trimble, trime, trimer

Origin of trim size

First recorded in 1925–30 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

British Dictionary definitions for trim size

trim size


the size of a book or a page of a book after all excess material has been trimmed off
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