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noun [countable] bubble pronunciation in American English /ˈbʌb(ə)l/
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  1. 1
    a ball of air or gas in a liquid
    Gas bubbles in any liquid tend to rise to the surface.
    Heat the milk until bubbles form around the edge of the pan.
    1. a.
      a ball of air or gas in a substance that has become solid
      bubbles of air trapped in ice
      Make sure there are no bubbles of air in the jam.
    2. b.
      a ball made of a thin outer layer of soap or bubble gum
      soap bubbles
      Children love blowing bubbles.
  2. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    the emergency light on top of some police cars
    In the past couple of years, the MSP’s “bubble” overhead light began to undergo a conversion to Light Emitting Diodes (LEDs) to improve its energy efficiency.
    Submitted by Ramrath from Germany on 16/10/2014


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