babbitt babbitt  /ˈbæ bɪt/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an alloy of tin with some copper and antimony; a lining for bearings that reduces friction
  2. (v) line with a Babbitt metal

News

  1. Editorial: Give national status to Berryessa's lands

    Since 1906, Congress and the president have partnered to ensure a growing population has access to open space and outdoor recreation. But as former Interior Secretary Bruce Babbitt points out, we have seen dramatic decline since 2001: "Our public land conservation consensus has fractured and collapsed."
    on June 8, 2013     Source: The Sacramento Bee

  2. Woodstock Lacrosse Team Finds Right Time to Get Hot

    Woodstock High attackman Hunter Schmell cuts between Rutland opponents Cooper Babbitt (23) and Dakota Wright during yesterday's Vermont Division I first-round playoff game. The eighth-seeded Wasps won, 13-5, and advanced to play at top-seeded Essex on Saturday.
    on June 6, 2013     Source: Valley News

  3. Alan Babbitt hired as Hope College sports information director

    Alan Babbitt, the veteran sports editor of The Holland Sentinel, has been appointed the first full-time sports information director at Hope College.
    on June 6, 2013     Source: The Holland Sentinel

Quotes

  1. "Arizonans are also proud of their political tradition, from Barry Goldwater to Mo Udall to Bruce Babbitt. There's a pattern here," Arizona Gov. Janet Napolitano told delegates Tuesday as part of the chorus eviscerating McCain.
    on Aug 27, 2008 By: Janet Napolitano Source: Forbes

  2. Hartnett said: "It has always been my intent to work on the London stage. It was only when I read the complex and charismatic character of Charlie Babbitt that I knew the time was right."
    on Jul 1, 2008 By: Josh Hartnett Source: Littlehampton Gazette

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