a gymnastic exercise performed starting from a position with the legs over the upper body and moving to an erect position by arching the back and swinging the legs out and down while forcing the chest upright
The Faculty of Physics and Astronomy is one of twelve faculties at the University of Heidelberg. It comprises the Kirchhoff Institute of Physics, the Institute of Physics, Theoretical Physics, Environmental Physics and Theoretical Astrophysics.
In artistic gymnastics, a Kip is a basic skill on the women's uneven bars. It is also performed on the men's high bar and the men's parallel bars.
The kip (ກີບ; code: LAK; sign: ' or N'; Official Name: ເງີນກີບລາວ, lit. "Currency Lao Kip") is the currency of Laos since 1952. One kip is divided into 100 att (ອັດ).
The Kip is a dramatic aerial (or air step) commonly performed in Lindy hop swing routines. The follower performs a moving jump over and around the lead's back landing in approximately the same spot as where the move began. The Kip is also known as a Lindy Flip, Lamp Post or Around the Back.
In trampolining a Kip is a skill mostly used by coaches whilst helping performers developing new skills. ...
In the United States, a kip is a non-SI unit of force that equals 1,000 pounds-force, used primarily by architects and engineers to measure engineering loads. It is equivalent to one half of a U.S. ton. ...
The untanned hide of a young or small beast, such as a calf, lamb, or young goat; A bundle or set of such hides; A unit of count for skins, 30 for lamb and 50 for goat; The leather made from such hide; kip leather; To sleep; often with the connotation of a temporary or charitable situation, or ...
(Kipping) The act of doing pullups/chinups by jerking your body, or in other words, using momentum. Looked down upon by lifters but in gymnastics, the explosive kipping pullup is useful. It’s gotten a bad rep due to CultFitters claiming it to be the end-all, be-all (see below.)
Kipping pull ups are a gymnastics move that allows you to transfer horizontal momentum into vertical momentum. This allows you do pull ups at a faster pace and get more done in a row. At first sight, some people will think it’s cheating. ...
(KIPS) abbrev. Key Influence People.
(Kips) The hide of a young animal, calf or lamb
(kIPS) is also a common joke name for 16 bit microprocessor designs developed in undergraduate computer engineering courses that use the text Computer Organization and Design by Patterson and Hennessy (ISBN 1-55860-428-6), which explains computer architecture concepts in terms of the MIPS ...
Movement from a position below the equipment to a position above, usually on the uneven bars, parallel bars or high bar.
Any place a cutter can put his feet up and sleep for a night, especially cheap flophouses in the Hive or elsewhere. Also, to "call kip" is to make a place a body's home, at least for a while.
A unit of measure equal to 1,000 pounds.
a dump. e.g.: "The hotel was a complete kip." Or to have a sleep.
a Japanese manufacturer of wide format scanning and copying solutions. KIP manufacture the KIP 2200 large format scanner but OEM the 36" scanner in the KIP 3100 from Graphtec.
also called steer hide, is a type of leather taken from older cattle, not as supple as calfskin.
Assistance given by a Coach whilst on the Bed; can be used to increase, neutralise or lower the trampolinist's bouncing height.