noun, often capitalized bib·by \ˈbibē\

Definition of bibby



  1. :  a stateroom on a passageway of a ship

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Origin and Etymology of bibby

after the Bibby Line, Ltd., on whose ships (between England and India) such rooms were first used

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a brief usually trivial fact

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