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[ree-muh] /ˈri mə/
a female given name. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • We were among the Riolama mountains at last, and Rima kept with us, apparently expecting great things.

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  • Sinking my voice to a whisper, I said: "Tell me what you have seen in my eyes, Rima?"

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  • Look into my eyes now and see if I am blind, and if there is nothing in them except an image of Rima like a small, small fly.

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  • I had sat there a full hour when all at once Rima appeared at my side.

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  • First you will seek for me in the house, then in the wood, calling: 'Rima!

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  • I will tell you that if you will first answer me one question, Rima.

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  • They are lost, Rima—your people—but I am with you, and know what you feel, even if you have no words to tell it.

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Rima in Medicine

rima ri·ma (rī'mə)
n. pl. ri·mae (-mē)
A slit, fissure, or narrow elongated opening between two symmetrical parts.

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