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Definition of Gib

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Slipper Slip"per, n. 1. One who, or that which, slips. 2. A kind of light shoe, which may be slipped on with ease, and worn in undress; a slipshoe. 3. A kind of apron or pinafore for children. 4. A kind of brake or shoe for a wagon wheel. 5. (Mach.) A piece, usually a plate, applied to a sliding piece, to receive wear and afford a means of adjustment; -- also called shoe, and gib. Slipper animalcule (Zo["o]l.), a ciliated infusorian of the genus Paramecium. Slipper flower.(Bot.) Slipperwort. Slipper limpet, or Slipper shell (Zo["o]l.), a boat shell.
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Gib Gib, n. [Abbreviated fr. Gilbert, the name of the cat in the old story of ``Reynard the Fox'. in the ``Romaunt of the Rose', etc.] A male cat; a tomcat. [Obs.]
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Gib Gib, v. i. To act like a cat. [Obs.] --Beau. & Fl.
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Gib Gib, n. [Etymol. uncertain.] A piece or slip of metal or wood, notched or otherwise, in a machine or structure, to hold other parts in place or bind them together, or to afford a bearing surface; -- usually held or adjusted by means of a wedge, key, or screw. Gib and key, or Gib and cotter (Steam Engine), the fixed wedge or gib, and the driving wedge,key, or cotter, used for tightening the strap which holds the brasses at the end of a connecting rod.
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Gib Gib, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Gibbed; p. pr. & vb. n. Gibbing.] To secure or fasten with a gib, or gibs; to provide with a gib, or gibs. Gibbed lathe, an engine lathe in which the tool carriage is held down to the bed by a gib instead of by a weight.
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Gib Gib, v. i. To balk. See Jib, v. i. --Youatt.

Meaning of Gib from wikipedia

- Gib or GIB may refer to: Gibraltar, British overseas territory Gibraltar International Airport, IATA code GIB Gibraltar national football team, FIFA code...
- Legacy 1024 KiB kibibyte KB kilobyte 10242 MiB mebibyte MB megabyte 10243 GiB gibibyte GB gigabyte 10244 TiB tebibyte TB terabyte 10245 PiB pebibyte –...
- Al-Fakhri (Arabic: علي لؤي الفخري; born 4 July 1996) better known as AnEsonGib, is a British YouTuber. Ali Loui Al-Fakhri was born on 4 July 1996 in Riyadh...
- Adam Gib (15 April 1714 – 14 June 1788) was a Scottish religious leader, head of the Antiburgher section of the Scottish Secession Church. He reportedly...
- GIB Group (Grand Bazar Innovation Bon Marché) was a Belgian conglomerate, consisting of various retail and restaurant chains that existed until 2002....
- Gilbert Jerome "Gib" Singleton (1935 – February 28, 2014) was an American sculptor. classically trained, he is considered to be a modern master of bronze...
- value. This means that a 300 GB (279 GiB) hard disk might be indicated variously as "300 GB", "279 GB" or "279 GiB", depending on the operating system...
- "Komm, gib mir deine Hand" and "Sie liebt dich" (English: "Come, Give Me Your Hand" and "She Loves You") are German language versions of "I Want to Hold...
- later became an ****istant at UCLA and was head coach at BYU and Hawaii, Gib Arnold grew up in the Los Angeles, Provo, Utah, and Honolulu, Hawaii areas...
- Gibanawa Region Jega, Nigeria Native speakers None Language family Hausa-based pidgin Language codes ISO 639-3 gib Glottolog giba1240 ELP Gibanawa...