dibble was subsequently named deputy chief of mission at the U.S. Embassy in London.
Jones and dibble were responsible for security in Libya, Maxwell and three State Department officials said.
"tool to make a hole in the soil (as to plant seeds)," mid-15c., probably from Middle English dibben (perhaps akin to dip) + instrumental suffix -le. The verb is from 1580s. Related: Dibbled; dibbling.