Gibbing
Gib Gib, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Gibbed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Gibbing}.] To secure or fasten with a gib, or gibs; to provide with a gib, or gibs. [1913 Webster]

{Gibbed lathe}, an engine lathe in which the tool carriage is held down to the bed by a gib instead of by a weight. [1913 Webster]


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  • Gibbing — is the process of preparing salt herring (or soused herring), in which the gills and part of the gullet are removed from the fish, eliminating any bitter taste. The liver and pancreas are left in the fish during the salt curing process because… …   Wikipedia

  • gibbing — removal of the guts and gills by inserting a knife in the gill region. Pyloric caeca, ovaries or testes remain in the fish. Usually in reference to herring. Also called gipping …   Dictionary of ichthyology

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  • gibbing — present part of gib …   Useful english dictionary

  • gibbing knife — a knife with a short blade, used to remove the gills and entrails of herring …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • gipping — gibbing …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • Gibs — This article refers to pieces of the internal organs of a computer character. For other uses see gib. In computer games, gibs (pronEng|ˈdʒɪbz; occasionally pronounced with a hard G sound, IPA|/ˈɡɪbz/ short for giblets [Mahood, Andy, [http://uk.pc …   Wikipedia

  • Frag (video gaming) — Frag is a computer and video game term. Frag is roughly equivalent to kill , with the main difference being the player can respawn (play again), i.e. the kill is only temporary. In games it is mainly used as a kill count and score system. The… …   Wikipedia

  • Gibs — En juegos de computadora gibs (diminutivo de giblets, que vendrían siendo las entrañas en español) son los pedazos de los órganos internos, carne y huesos de un ser viviente (normalmente humanos) cuando una persona es eliminada. Generalmente son… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Herring Buss — A Herring Buss (Dutch: Haring Buis ) was a type of sea going fishing vessel, used by Dutch herring fishermen in the 15th through early 19th centuries.ConstructionThe ship type Buss has a long history. It was already known around the time of the… …   Wikipedia

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