fit·​ment | \ ˈfit-mənt How to pronounce fitment (audio) \

Definition of fitment

chiefly British
: furnishing sense 2, fixture, cabinetry usually used in plural

Examples of fitment in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web In addition to the glass, improved fitments and door and glass seals are also equipped for a quieter cabin. Connor Hoffman, Car and Driver, "2021 Chrysler Pacifica Finally Gets an All-Wheel-Drive Model," 6 Feb. 2020 That’s a lot of changes, especially the move away from proprietary fitments, but none are so much revolutionary as just keeping up with trends. Aaron Gulley, Outside Online, "Specialized Re-Reinvents the Stumpjumper," 22 May 2018 This gives them an edge in performance along with reduced wear and dust production over the 2019 Cayenne SUV’s standard-fitment iron rotors. Alexander Stoklosa, Car and Driver, "In Depth with the 2019 Porsche Cayenne’s Tungsten-Carbide-Coated Brakes," 21 Sep. 2017 With custom fitments rendered by Rolls-Royce’s Bespoke division as directed by the fashion experts at Neiman Marcus, each of the two Dawns that will appear in this posh holiday catalog was inspired by a posh holiday destination. Steve Siler, Car and Driver, "Rolls-Royce Makes Its Neiman Marcus Christmas Catalog Debut with a Duo of Dawns," 18 Oct. 2017 Aside from an enlarged front center armrest and the omission of center air vents for rear-seat passengers, the fitment of the T8’s electrical components has little impact on the XC60’s cabin. Steve Siler, Car and Driver, "2018 Volvo XC60 T8 Plug-In Hybrid," 31 Aug. 2017 Some mufflers have those tubes offset for fitment issues, but the construction is the same. J. Daniel Jones,, "Modern engineering creates iconic old-school Magnaflow sound," 24 Aug. 2017

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First Known Use of fitment

1851, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for fitment

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“Fitment.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 May. 2020.

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