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bushing


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bush  \Bush\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Bushed}  (?);  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  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bushing  \Bush"ing\,  n.  [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  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  bushing 
  n  :  a  cylindrical  metal  lining  used  to  reduce  friction  [syn:  {cylindrical 
  lining}] 




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