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BDBachelor of Divinity
BDBoard
BDBaud
BDBig Deal
BDBirthday
BDBound
BDBroker Dealer (securities firm)
BDBand (German: Volume [books])
BDBreak Down
BDBusiness Development
BDBoulevard
BDBusiness Day
BDBundle
BDBradford (postcode, United Kingdom)
BDBreaking Dawn
BDLa Bande Dessinee
BDBoundary
BDBack Door
BDBandes Dessinées (French: Comic Books)
BDBrain Damage (Pink Floyd song/fanzine)
BDBritish Midland (IATA airline code)
BDBuilding Department
BDBreakdance
BDBrought Down
BDBase de Donnée (French: Database)
BDbudget deficit
BDBaby Dance (trying to get pregnant)
BDButadiene
BDBanda Desenhada (Comic Books)
BDBroken Dreams
BDBulk Density
BDBahraini Dinar (unit of currency)
BDBrood War (game)
BDBoot Drive
BDBronchodilator (respiratory airflow)
BDBoulder Dash (computer game)
BDBrand Development
BDBonner Durchmusterung (astronomy)
BDBritish Midland Airlines (airline IATA code)
BDBaker's Dozen
BDBuffer Descriptor (PowerPC CPM)
BDBuildings Department
BDBroder Daniel (band)
BDBy Direction
BDBrownian Dynamics
BDBootable Disk
BDBaby's Daddy (denotes a father of a child who is not married to the mother)
BDBrachydactyly
BDBase Deficit (acid-base balance)
BDBranch Davidian (cult)
BDBiomedical Diagnostics
BDBlade Dancer (game Lineage2)
BDButane Diol
BDBinary Dump
BDBurmester-Desmedt
BDBaseline Description
BDBinary Decoder
BDBypass Diode
BDBase-Down Prism (ophthalmology)
BDBio-Daughter
BDBus Director
BDBuried Distribution
BDBase-Line Design
BDBallast Deck (railroad bridges)
BDBeginning Descent
BDBritish Dressage Ltd (UK)
BDBranch Deletion
BDBiennial Declaration
BDBiodiagnóstico SA (Guatemala, private lab)
BDBalcony Drain (plumbing)
BDBachelor of Drama
BDBoondoggle
BDBass Drum
BDBlowing Dust (weather reports)
BDBluetooth Device
BDBeedi (Indian cigar)
BDBone Dry
BDBis in Die (Latin: twice a day)
BDBinary Digit
BDBerne Declaration (Switzerland)
BDBase Damage
BDBlueDragon (computer parsing engine)
BDBio-Diesel
BDBangladesh (top-level domain name)
BDBondage & Discipline
BDBelly Dance
BDBlood Donation
BDBile Duct
BDBecton Dickinson and Company
BDBeaver Dam
BDBlock Diagram
BDBipolar Disorder
BDBinary to Decimal
BDBinomial Distribution
BDBlack Diamond
BDBlue Diamond
BDBomb Disposal
BDBank Draft
BDBattlefield Digitization
BDBattlefield Distribution
BDBehavior Disorder
BDBermuda
BDBible Dictionary
BDBig Dawg
BDBig Detroit
BDBills Discounted
BDBinary Divide
BDBlack Dog (White-Wolf's game studio)
BDBen Davis (High School)
BDBarrels per Day
BDBinary Discrete
BDBob Dole
BDBarndoor
BDBearded Dragon
BDBig Dummy (cycling; Surly)
BDBob Dylan (singer)
BDBirth Doula (childbirth)
BDBirth Defect
BDBirth Daughter
BDBarrel Distortion (video distortion)
BDBody Development (gaming)
BDBaron Davis (NBA Player)
BDBlack Disciples (gang; Chicago, IL)
BDBetterdays (band)
BDBoard Diagnostics
BDBilling Domain
BDBlu-Ray Disc
BDBlowdown
BDBlack Dragon (gaming)
BDBombardment Division
BDBiological Defense
BDBirth Dad (adoption)
BDBehcet's Disease
BDBlue Devils (drum and bugle corps; Concord, CA)
BDBig Dig (Boston, MA, USA)
BDBase de Datos (Spanish: Database)
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Kayakers anglers like Vickie, Russ and others I met this year at events like the Adventure Championship and Boondoggle are a different breed.
Wikipedia assesses boondoggle as: "Protracted government or corporate projects involving large numbers of people and usually heavy expenditure, where at some point, the key operators, having realized that the project will never work, are still reluctant to bring this to the attention of their superiors.
Boondoggle went live in August selling vouchers for a range of unusual gifts from go-karting to ballooning.
In this atmosphere, the myth of the international travel boondoggle has been nurtured.
said, "I've never seen a bigger boondoggle in my life.
Boondoggle fantasy games are currently played in bar and restaurant locations across the country for auto racing, baseball, football, golf, horse racing, hockey, and Olympic events.
Boondoggles like to scratch around in the public troughs that hold large public projects.
Her observations at the schools form the core of her analysis of what kids need to know about the Internet, how disparities in technology access are masking deeper problems of class difference, and why the Internet is an educational boondoggle.
Then came the sweltering heat, reports of a looming financial boondoggle, some competitions held in sparsely attended venues, and evidence of scattered disorganization and discontent.
Depending on who you ask, Boston's Big Dig, a mammoth undertaking designed to replace the city's aging central highway infrastructure with an eight-lane underground tunnel, is either one of the wonders of the known world or a colossal boondoggle, the biggest waste of $13.
Well, we've teamed up with Boondoggle to make part of that dream come true.
Instead, he blamed Congress for what he called the "disgrace" of the recently enacted defense budget, although he knew full well that the rules of military pork require that one of the services submits a boondoggle as a "requirement" somewhere deep in the small print, whereupon a Senator or Congressman slips it into the bill.