What does bushing mean?

Definitions for bushing
ˈbʊʃ ɪŋbush·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bushingnoun

    an insulating liner in an opening through which conductors pass

  2. bushing, cylindrical liningnoun

    a cylindrical metal lining used to reduce friction


  1. bushingnoun

    A type of bearing, a cylindrical lining designed to reduce friction and wear inside a hole, often used as a casing for a shaft, pin or hinge.

  2. bushingnoun

    A lining for an opening through which a conductor passes, providing insulation and mechanical protection for the conductor.

  3. bushingnoun

    An adapter for joining pipes of different size.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bushing

    of Bush

  2. Bushingnoun

    the operation of fitting bushes, or linings, into holes or places where wear is to be received, or friction diminished, as pivot holes, etc

  3. Bushingnoun

    a bush or lining; -- sometimes called a thimble. See 4th Bush


  1. Bushing

    An electrical bushing is an insulated device that allows the safe passage of electrical energy through an earth field.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Bushing is ranked #135593 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Bushing surname appeared 124 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Bushing.

    93.5% or 116 total occurrences were White.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bushing in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bushing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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