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bubble

1. Another name for void. See large-scale structure.

What does it mean when you dream about a bubble?

Bubbles can represent anything from a womb (especially if one dreams of emerging from a bubble), to merriment (a glass of “bubbly”) to disenchantment (bursting one’s bubble). Any one of these connotations might be indicated, so bubble images must be interpreted in the larger context of the dream.

bubble

[′bəb·əl]
(computer science)
A circle that represents data in a data flow diagram.
(meteorology)
(physics)
A small, approximately spherical body of fluid within another fluid or solid.
A thin, approximately spherical film of liquid inflated with air or other gas.
(solid-state physics)

bubble

(1) See speech balloon.

(2) A bit in bubble memory or a symbol in a bubble chart.
References in classic literature ?
I will confess that I was far too much taken up with what was going on to be of the slightest use as sentry; indeed, I had already deserted my eastern loophole and crept up behind the captain, who had now seated himself on the threshold, with his elbows on his knees, his head in his hands, and his eyes fixed on the water as it bubbled out of the old iron kettle in the sand.
As for the Golden Water it was poured into a great marble basin specially prepared for it, and it swelled and bubbled and then shot up into the air in a fountain twenty feet high.
Laughter bubbled among the diners, and the Bishop caught himself smiling at more than one jest.
Even thus did we bore the red hot beam into his eye, till the boiling blood bubbled all over it as we worked it round and round, so that the steam from the burning eyeball scalded his eyelids and eyebrows, and the roots of the eye sputtered in the fire.
The rowers plied their fifty oars; the white foam boiled up before the prow; the water gurgled and bubbled in their wake; while Orpheus continued to play so lively a strain of music, that the vessel seemed to dance over the billows by way of keeping time to it.