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bib

a light-brown European marine gadoid food fish, Gadus (or Trisopterus) luscus, with a barbel on its lower jaw

bibcock, bib, bibb, bib tap

bibcock
A faucet or stopcock which has its nozzle bent downward.

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First, with her left hand she jammed the loaf hard and fast against her bib - where it sometimes got a pin into it, and sometimes a needle, which we afterwards got into our mouths.
Don't laugh at her, or discourage her; let her find comfort in bibs and dust-pans, if she can," whispered Polly to Fan, while Maud took a joyful "header" among the pillows, and came up smiling and blowzy, for she loved house-work, and often got lectured for stolen visits to the kitchen, and surreptitious sweepings and dustings when the coast was clear.
She girded herself with a white apron, and busily with knots and pins contrived a bib to it, coming close and tight under her chin, as if it had caught her round the neck to kiss her.
Dick leant over the table, and descried a small slipshod girl in a dirty coarse apron and bib, which left nothing of her visible but her face and feet.
Gallantry claimed her once more; men came to see la Chantefleurie; she found customers again for her merchandise, and out of all these horrors she made baby clothes, caps and bibs, bodices with shoulder-straps of lace, and tiny bonnets of satin, without even thinking of buying herself another coverlet.
I felt what a forlorn little chap Timothy was, with no one to say a word for him, and I became his champion and hinted something about teething, but withdrew it when it seemed too surprising, and tried to get on to safer ground, such as bibs and general intelligence, but the painter fellow was so willing to let me have my say, and knew so much more about babies than is fitting for men to know, that I paled before him and wondered why the deuce he was listening to me so attentively.
With this deal, BIB aims to fulfill National Bank of Ethiopia s (NBE) regulation to automate banking services before Ethiopian New Year, September 2012.
One of them, law graduate Colin Thompson, joined BiB Underwriters as a temporary worker.
Michelin releases its list of New York City's Bib Gourmand Selections
It a fun thing for all of us - the women enjoy doing it,'' said volunteer Dee Stanley, who coordinates the bib effort.
Carlisle-based BIB has also negotiated with the blue chip company to be provided with leads via the bank's agricultural managers for new farm insurance business in Scotland.
FAMOUS FIVE: Working their way up are BIB Insurance Brokers'' staff (Back row) Ian Miller, Emma Lancaster; (front row) Amy Littleton, Nicola Sharp and Praj Basu