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bushing

3 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Bush \Bush\, verb (used with an object) [imp. & p. p. {Bushed} (b[.u]sht); p. pr. & vb. n. {Bushing}.]

1. To set bushes for; to support with bushes; as, to bush peas.

2. To use a bush harrow on (land), for covering seeds sown; to harrow with a bush; as, to bush a piece of land; to bush seeds into the ground.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Bushing \Bush"ing\, noun [See 4th {Bush}.]

1. The operation of fitting bushes, or linings, into holes or places where wear is to be received, or friction diminished, as pivot holes, etc.

2. (Mech.) A bush or lining; -- sometimes called a {thimble}. See 4th {Bush}.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

bushing

noun

1: an insulating liner in an opening through which conductors pass

2: a cylindrical metal lining used to reduce friction [syn: {bushing}, {cylindrical lining}]


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