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burning bush

(Encyclopedia) burning bush, name for a North American plant of the family Celastraceae ( staff tree family). The scriptural burning bush not consumed by fire (Ex. 3.2) is…

bush baby

(Encyclopedia) bush baby or bushbaby, name for several small, active nocturnal primates of the Galagidae family, found in forested parts of Africa. Bush babies are also called…

Bush

Razorblade SuitcaseInterscope Critically maligned as “Nirvanawannabes,” Bush nevertheless sold more than six million copies of their U.S. debut in 1994 and continued the trend with this…

Bush, Vannevar

(Encyclopedia) Bush, Vannevar văn´əvər [key], 1890–1974, American electrical engineer and physicist, b. Everett, Mass., grad. Tufts College (B.S., 1913). He went to Massachusetts…

Bush, George Walker

(Encyclopedia) Bush, George Walker, 1946–, 43d President of the United States (2001–9), b. New Haven, Conn. The eldest son of President George H. W. Bush , he was was raised in…

Bush, George Herbert Walker

(Encyclopedia) Bush, George Herbert Walker, 1924–, 41st President of the United States (1989–93), b. Milton, Mass., B.A., Yale Univ., 1948. Career in Business and Government…

Laura Bush

Name at birth: Laura WelchAs the wife of George W. Bush, Laura Bush was First Lady of the United States from 2001-2009. Laura Bush holds a bachelor's degree in education from Southern Methodist…

Prescott Bush

Prescott Bush was the father of president George Bush and grandfather of president George W. Bush. Like his son and grandson, Prescott Bush attended Yale and belonged to the student secret society…

Lauren Bush

Model Lauren Bush is the niece of former U.S. president George W. Bush. (Her father is Bush's younger brother Neil Mallon Bush.) Bush began modelling in her teens, becoming generally more popular in…