WB

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WBWarner Brothers
WBWide Band
WBWill Be
WBWestern Blot (biochemistry/molecular biology)
WBWhite Balance (digital photography)
WBWorld Bank
WBWest Bengal (state in India)
WBWeber (SI unit of magnetic flux)
WBWorkbook
WBWilkes-Barre (Pennsylvania)
WBWater-Based
WBWide Body
WBWeight Bearing
WBWorkbench (Amiga GUI)
WBWelcome Back (chat)
WBWheelbase
WBWeekly Bulletin
WBWest Bank
WBWater Board
WBWireless Broadband (Ciena)
WBWhole Body
WBWest Bend
WBWrite Back
WBWestbound
WBWhole Blood
WBWestern Blotting
WBWhy Bother
WBWorld Book (encyclopedia)
WBWall Breakers (gaming)
WBWhite Belt (Lean Six Sigma training)
WBWriters Block
WBWachovia Bank (stock symbol)
WBWest Branch
WBWilliam Beaumont (medicine school; Oakland University; Michigan)
WBWine Bar
WBWet Bulb (Temperature)
WBWater Base
WBWhite Board
WBWeighing Balance
WBWest Bloomfield (Michigan)
WBWinter Break
WBWomen's Bureau (US Department of Labor)
WBWhistle Blower
WBWheat Bread
WBWood Badge (Boy Scouts of America)
WBWindow Box
WBWord Before (logging abbreviation)
WBWaste Basket (computer/OS usage)
WBWest Berlin
WBWerktuigbouwkunde (Dutch)
WBWhite Border
WBWarbird
WBWaybill (shipping)
WBWeather Bureau
WBWire Basket
WBWomen Build (Habitat for Humanity)
WBWork Boat (US Navy)
WBWarm Blood (saddle)
WBWar Birds
WBWilliamsburg Bridge (NYC)
WBWater Basin
WBWater Barrier
WBWhite Bag (artillery propellant)
WBWeather Balloon
WBWater Ballast
WBWing Bowl (competitive eating contest; Philadelphia, PA)
WBWeebl and Bob (cartoon)
WBWage Board
WBWillow Beach
WBWeigh Bridge
WBWelded Bonnet
WBWire Bonded
WBWhere the Brothers (Mad TV)
WBWeldbond (glue)
WBWater Brake
WBWarrant Bond
WBWestern Baptist College (Salem, Oregon)
WBWarbreaker
WBWear Bushing (oil drilling)
WBWilson Bohannan Padlock Co (Marion, Ohio)
WBWesterly Band (Pawcatuck, CT)
WBWaldwick Band (Waldwick, NJ)
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3M Fire and Water Barrier Tape is available in sizes starting with 2 inches (51 mm) all the way to 12 inches (303 mm) width and 75 ft (22.
3M Fire and Water Barrier Tape is ideal for sealing perimeter joints (curtain wall joints) and other construction joints, as well as selected through penetration applications.
Canadian scientists developed soy protein isolate (SPI) films, both with and without rutin and epicatechin, so that they could investigate the effects of these two different phenolics on the mechanical, optical and water barrier properties of edible films.
However, the water barrier effect, caused by vegetable oil, was greatly weakened when the added concentrations of sucrose were relatively high (15-20%).
Following the "Jewish State" bill, Israel now intends to build a water barrier to expand its political hegemony.
Produced by the liver, bile aids the absorption of essential fats by helping them cross the water barrier.
Each stacked cylinder will be placed on a concrete base and will have a separate removable concrete plug placed on the top of the cylinder to serve as a radiation shield and a water barrier.
But I clashed with another runner in Shanghai when we were jumping over a water barrier.
In addition to its ability to help increase the effective R-value of a wall, Tyvek Therma Wrap is an excellent vapor permeable air and water barrier, like all Tyvek materials.
The project is one of many other major projects in the city implemented to develop infrastructure, in line with the highest standards," Saudi said, adding that other development projects included the removal and dismantling of the notorious Sidon waste dump "once the water barrier is finalized," fully operating the solid waste management plant and sewage refinery, building a commercial port and constructing a museum for artifacts found in Sidon.
Momentive Performance Materials, the exclusive global licensee of General Electric-branded sealants, recently obtained a patent for the complete, 100% silicone Air & Water Barrier (AWB) system by GE.
Some of the leaked water is believed to have fallen inside a water barrier set up around the five tanks so that contamination will not spread further outside when leaks occur.