bushing: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (boosh'ing), [key]
- a lining for a hole, intended to insulate and protect from abrasion one or more conductors that pass through it.
- a replaceable thin tube or sleeve, usually of bronze, mounted in a case or housing as a bearing.
- a replaceable hardened steel tube used as a guide for various tools or parts, as a drill or valve rod.
- bushing (Thesaurus)