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[bee-bee] /ˈbi bi/
(Charles) William, 1877–1962, U.S. naturalist, explorer, and writer. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • And look at Mr. Beebe housing me—came over this morning and heard I was going!

    A Room With A View E. M. Forster
  • "In half an hour or so your rooms will be ready," said Mr. Beebe.

    A Room With A View E. M. Forster
  • "Well, if he keeps on as he's begun, I shouldn't know what to think," replied Mrs. Beebe.

  • It was Mr. Beebe who started the stamping; it was all that one could do.

    A Room With A View E. M. Forster
  • And Mr. Beebe looked over at him and nodded his white head, and Joel was quite sure he winked pleasantly at him.

  • "Oh, Mr. Beebe," said Miss Alan, divided between awe and mirth.

    A Room With A View E. M. Forster
Beebe in Science
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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