Originally Posted by SKAR
no its not a difference of opinion or how its pronounced.
The rim of a wheel is the outer circular design of the metal on which the inside edge of the tire is mounted on vehicles such as automobiles. For example, on a bicycle wheel the rim is a large hoop attached to the outer ends of the spokes of the wheel that holds the tire and tube.
Chariots introduced an iron rim around a wooden wheel in the 1st millennium BC.
Its what it is.