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Beebe

[bee-bee]
noun
  1. (Charles) William,1877–1962, U.S. naturalist, explorer, and writer.
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  • The quartet in the Beebe store watched his departure from the windows.

    Galusha the Magnificent

    Joseph C. Lincoln

  • Beebe, gazing after the retreating figure of Mr. Bangs, sniffed.

    Galusha the Magnificent

    Joseph C. Lincoln

  • "In half an hour or so your rooms will be ready," said Mr. Beebe.

    A Room With A View

    E. M. Forster

  • Mr. Beebe had his doubts, but they would have been put down to clerical narrowness.

    A Room With A View

    E. M. Forster

  • Mr. Beebe laughed and suggested that she should settle the question for herself.

    A Room With A View

    E. M. Forster


beebe in Science

Beebe

[bēbē]
  1. American naturalist, explorer, and author whose numerous expeditions include an oceanic descent of 923 m (3,028 ft) in a bathysphere he helped design, a record for this type of submersible.
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