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  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Bibb bĭb A bibcock. See Bib n., 3.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n bibb Nautical, a bracket of timber bolted to the hound of a lower mast for the purpose of supporting the trestletree.
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In literature:

And Bibbs never, on any occasion of his life, either laughed aloud or wept.
"The Turmoil" by Booth Tarkington
Her words and manner, though, were translucent, as Bibb had said.
"Whirligigs" by O. Henry
My mother and father was sold into Bibb County, Georgia.
"Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves" by Work Projects Administration
We had a very large attendance of people from Bibb, Houston, Taylor and Sumter counties.
"The American Missionary, October, 1890, Vol. XLIV., No. 10" by Various
He says that I stated that Bibb's daughter married a Sibley.
"Narrative of the Life and Adventures of Henry Bibb, an American Slave, Written by Himself" by Henry Bibb
The first to lead off in this exodus was the Bibb family, long distinguished for wealth and influence in the State.
"The Memories of Fifty Years" by William H. Sparks
Not having the means to take us to Chatham, I called upon Henry Bibb, and laid my case before him.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 17, No. 101, March, 1866" by Various
As with many another slave the very evils of the system served a purpose in Bibb's life.
"The Journal of Negro History, Volume 5, 1920" by Various
The first elders of Forest church were Simon Folsom, Charles Bibbs and Lee Bibbs.
"The Choctaw Freedmen" by Robert Elliott Flickinger
Some time thereafter he moved to Macon, Bibb County, where, under the direction of his owner, he learned the tailor's trade.
"The Journal of Negro History, Volume 7, 1922" by Various
The extremity of the bibbs which support the trestle-trees.
"The Sailor's Word-Book" by William Henry Smyth
Bibbs Sheridan is a dreamy, imaginative youth, who revolts against his father's plans for him to be a servitor of big business.
"Rim o' the World" by B. M. Bower
B. Bibb, 500; Colonel W. B.
"The Battle of Atlanta" by Grenville M. Dodge
Soon these men came out, and last of all Miner, Ambrose, and Brother Bibbs.
"The Loves of Ambrose" by Margaret Vandercook
Bibbs Sheridan is a dreamy, imaginative youth, who revolts against his father's plans for him to be a servitor of big business.
"Whispering Wires" by Henry Leverage
Bibbs Sheridan is a dreamy, imaginative youth, who revolts against his father's plans for him to be a servitor of big business.
"If Any Man Sin" by H. A. Cody
Bibbs Sheridan is a dreamy, imaginative youth, who revolts against his father's plans for him to be a servitor of big business.
"The Soul of Susan Yellam" by Horace Annesley Vachell
There stood King Bibbs in the rain without an umbrella.
"Humorous Readings and Recitations" by Various
MR. WYCHERLEY BIBB has a farcical comedy in preparation which will be produced at the "Sheridan" in the course of the season.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 62, Feb 3, 1872" by Various
M. Bibb and George M. Troup, of Ga., Felix Grundy, of Tenn., and Wm.
"The Second War with England, Vol. 1 of 2" by Joel Tyler Headley

In news:

A Macon city council member wants to require pet owners in Macon and Bibb County to get their animals spayed or neutered .
No Bond for Bibb Couple Accused of Killing Toddler.
Shaina M Bibbs has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia.
Red onion, Julienned 1 head leaf lettuce ( Boston, Bibb, Green or Red Leaf ).
Freeman chose to wear a sign proclaiming ÒI made a fool out of myself on a Bibb County Public Schools busÓ instead of spending four weekends in jail.
Bibb Sheriff's Investigators Recover Large Cache Of Weapons.
Consolidated Macon-Bibb Government Will Start $110 Million in Debt.
38-year-old Natosha Freeman has spent each morning this week at a bus stop wearing a homemade sandwich board that reads: "I made a fool out myself on a Bibb County School Bus".
Republican Charles Beasley won a seat on Bibb County, Alabama's county commission during Tuesday's election, even thought Beasley died several weeks ago.
Bibb County's legislative delegation .
In one example, members of the Macon-Bibb County (Ga.) Fire Department staged an armed robbery to haze rookies.
The warning comes after Bibb County man was charged and bitten by a fox June 22.
A Macon-Bibb County firefighter waits for water to extinguish a burning Macon Water Authority truck at the gas pump s of a Gray Highway convenience store LIZ FABIAN — [email protected]
Leon Bibb, above, the longtime TV newsman for WEWS (Channel 5) offered these words: We took another step -- a major one -- toward making America what it always said it was, but for too many generations feel short.
Bibb students charged for drugs, theft.

In science:

Nowak, Andrzej, Jacek Szamrej, and Bibb Latane. 1990.
The emerging field of language dynamics
In 1981 the psychologist Bibb Latan´e (now Director of his own Center for Human Science) published an influential paper with mathematical formulation of the theory of social impact .
Around the gap between sociophysics and sociology