adjective see tub I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • tublike — adjective Resembling a tub …   Wiktionary

  • tub — I. noun Etymology: Middle English tubbe, from Middle Dutch; akin to Middle Low German tubbe tub Date: 12th century 1. a. a wide low vessel originally formed with wooden staves, round bottom, and hoops b. a small round container in which a product …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Bull Boat — A Bull Boat is a small boat, usually made by American Indians and frontiersmen, made by covering a skeletal wooden frame with a buffalo hide.When traders of Hudson s Bay Company first visited the Mandan Indians in 1790 they found that tribe… …   Wikipedia

  • birdbath — /berrd bath , bahth /, n., pl. birdbaths / badhz , bahdhz , baths , bahths /. a basin or tublike garden ornament for birds to drink from or bathe in. [1890 95; BIRD + BATH1] * * * …   Universalium

  • tub — tubbable, adj. tubber, n. tublike, adj. /tub/, n., v., tubbed, tubbing. n. 1. a bathtub. 2. a broad, round, open, wooden container, usually made of staves held together by hoops and fitted around a flat bottom. 3. any of various containers… …   Universalium

  • military aircraft — Introduction       any type of aircraft that has been adapted for military use.       Aircraft have been a fundamental part of military power since the mid 20th century. Generally speaking, all military aircraft fall into one of the following… …   Universalium

  • bathlike — adjective Resembling a bath or some aspect of one. In some areas, shallow waters may be a warm, bathlike 84°F (29°C). Syn: tublike …   Wiktionary

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