babbitt

[v] - line with a Babbitt metal
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Babbitt

A soft antifriction metal used to line bearings. Made of tin, antimony, lead, and copper.
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Babbitt

Satirical novel 1922 by Sinclair Lewis about a Midwestern businessman obsessed with commerce, clubs, and material values. `Babbittry` came to mean a type of...
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Babbitt

Bab'bitt transitive verb To line with Babbitt metal.
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babbitt

verb line with a Babbitt metal
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Babbitt

• (v. t.) To line with Babbitt metal.
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Babbitt

(from the article `Lewis, Sinclair`) In 1922 Lewis published Babbitt, a study of the complacent American whose individuality has been sucked out of him by Rotary clubs, business ideals, ... ...writer with real emotional intensity, Sinclair Lewis was best as a social critic. His onslaughts against the `village virus` (Main Stre...
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Babbitt

Type: Term Pronunciation: bab′it Definitions: 1. Isaac, U.S. inventor, 1799-1862. See: Babbitt metal
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Babbitt

[metal] Babbitt, also called Babbitt metal or bearing metal, is any of several alloys used for the bearing surface in a plain bearing. The original Babbitt metal was invented in 1839 by Isaac Babbitt in Taunton, Massachusetts, USA. Other formulations were later developed (and Isaac Babbitt`s exact formulation is not known with certainty). T
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Babbitt

[novel] Babbitt, first published in 1922, is a novel by Sinclair Lewis. Largely a satire of American culture, society, and behavior, it critiques the vacuity of middle-class American life and its pressure on individuals toward conformity. As is indicated in many editions of the book, the working title of Babbitt was Pumphrey. ==Plot== The b
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Babbitt

The USS Babbitt was an American flush deck type destroyer of 1090 tons displacement launched in 1918. The USS Babbitt was powered by four oil-burning boilers providing a top speed of 35 knots. She carried a complement of 122 and was armed with four 4 inch guns; one 3 inch anti-aircraft gun and twelve 21 inch torpedo tubes arranged in four triple ar
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Babbitt

a soft, white, non-ferrous alloy bearing material composed principally of copper, antimony, tin and lead.
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Babbitt

An antifriction metal alloy used for bearing inserts
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Babbitt

An antifriction metal alloy used for bearing inserts
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