bushing

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noun bush·ing \ ˈbu̇-shiŋ \

Definition of bushing

1 :a usually removable cylindrical lining for an opening (as of a mechanical part) used to limit the size of the opening, resist abrasion, or serve as a guide
2 :an electrically insulating lining for a hole to protect a through conductor

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First Known Use of bushing

1806


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