Definitions for "bubble"
Keywords:  globule, spherical, void, trapped, soap
A thin film of liquid inflated with air or gas; as, a soap bubble; bubbles on the surface of a river.
A globule of air, or globular vacuum, in a transparent solid; as, bubbles in window glass, or in a lens.
The globule of air in the spirit tube of a level.
A description of rapidly rising equity prices, usually in a particular sector,...
A small quantity of air or gas within a liquid body; as, bubbles rising in champagne or aërated waters.
Anything that wants firmness or solidity; that which is more specious than real; a false show; a cheat or fraud; a delusive scheme; an empty project; a dishonest speculation; as, the South Sea bubble.
Keywords:  tournament, prize, bust, payout, last
In a tournament the position one place short of finishing in the money.
The last position on the starting while qualifying is going on; the driver in that position is said to be "on the bubble."
The point in a tournament where there is one more player remaining than there are prizes.
Compare? A system under which existing emissions sources can propose alternate means to comply with a set of emissions limitations; under the bubble concept, sources can control more than required at one emission point where control costs are relatively low in return for a comparable relaxation of controls at a second emission point where costs are higher.
A bubble is when emissions are grouped together for different countries, and the target applies to the group.
A system which lets several countries meet a reduction target together while having different individual targets.
To run with a gurgling noise, as if forming bubbles; as, a bubbling stream.
To sing with a gurgling or warbling sound.
flow in an irregular current with a bubbling noise; "babbling brooks"
A round or elongated gaseous inclusion in the glass; may be partially emergent.
Any transparent inclusion in a diamond; e.g., a tiny diamond crystal or a grain of a different mineral.
Any transparent inclusion in a diamond. It can also refer to another diamond crystal within a diamond or a grain of a different material.
A small dimple in the ceramic from firing, underneath the glaze. Minor fault.
A small bubble in the veneer caused by insufficient glueing.
Bubble is a movie directed by Steven Soderbergh. It was shot on high-definition video and was made for a relatively small budget of $1.6 million. It also featured some unusual production aspects.
slang for a lightbulb Submitted by Nick Cooke from Petts Wood.
Keywords:  dodecyl, lather, sulfate, baths, sodium
bath – Bubble baths can be obtained by adding a product containing sodium dodecyl sulfate and is certified lather to water.
Keywords:  headlight, pvc, plastic, divert, convex
a dome-shaped covering made of transparent glass or plastic
convex surface made of plastic or PVC designed to divert the air pressure and give the rider some protection. It may be independent and fixed above the headlight, or be part of a larger protection element ("fairing bubble").
The plastic covering that encloses an action figure on its card.
In Florida's aquifers, a formation of fresh water that lies above areas of salt water. It is also called a lens. Bubbles are particularly vulnerable to saltwater intrusion if the fresh water is pumped out.
Keywords:  pillbox, melon, cap, shaped
Melon shaped, pillbox cap.
an ominous term in finance, typically signaling a catastrophe of epic proportions
Keywords:  freezer, soaked, hung, jet, plain
Jet Set - a liquid product in which plain fabric is soaked and hung to dry. The dry piece is then ironed to a piece of Freezer paper and it can be printed on with an ink jet or bubble jet printer and the color is fast. See the article on Direct Printing on Fabric with a Computer for more information.
Keywords:  gull, deceived, empty, project, person
A person deceived by an empty project; a gull.
Keywords:  debugging, globe, bead, test, formerly
A small, hollow, floating bead or globe, formerly used for testing the strength of spirits.
Bubble test Build up
a piece of code for testing, developing, profiling, debugging, and stress testing
Keywords:  laughter, joy, thing, simple, gives
a simple thing, but gives much laughter and joy
Keywords:  quarterback, notion, snap, hole, throw
a natural hole in a defense's zone; gives the quarterback a pre-snap notion where he will want to throw.
a hole in water
Keywords:  outsized, boom, judgment, lose, leads
a boom so outsized it leads even level-headed people to lose their judgment
Keywords:  caravan, van, modern, opposed, white
bubb-(u)le: Modern white caravan as opposed to a period caravan or living van.
In computing, a bubble is a "hiccup" in execution of an instruction in an instruction pipeline.
an expression of a certain kind of collective madness
Keywords:  huge, question, mark
a huge question mark
Keywords:  soup, emit, produce, form
form, produce, or emit bubbles; "The soup was bubbling"
The building block of foam; bubble characteristics of water content and durability influence foam performance.
Keywords:  balloon, twisted, bit
a twisted bit of the balloon
Keywords:  laser, strikes, optical, discs, medium
One technique for recording data on optical discs. A laser strikes the non-image areas of the recording medium, causing bubbles to form and leaving the image area clear to reflect the reading laser's light.
an unique database file that encapsulate all your project files and more
a logical representation and also a physical mapping of an application
Keywords:  situation
a situation in which the
Keywords:  balance, loss
a loss of balance