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BBig
bBit
BBillion
BByte
BAbove Average grade
BReverse Side, Record
BBack (chat)
BBlack
BBusiness
BBook
BBlue
BButt (welded joint type)
BBad (worst CD condition)
BBase (transistor; electronics)
BBottom
bBrown
BBritish
BBank
BBlock
BBorn
BBe
BBag
BBlank
BBass
BBoat (Stores 100 code)
BBomber (US military aircraft designation; as in B-52)
BBridge
BBible
BBeta (2nd brightest star in a constellation)
BBefore
BBold Text (HTML)
BBritain
BBoth
BBat
BBureau
BBishop
BBravo
BBiological
BBachelor
BBarn
BBrick
BIndividual (IRB)
BBinary
BBandwidth
BBore (French: Boron)
BBulb
BBirmingham (postcode, United Kingdom)
BBerlin (auto license plate)
BBrightness
BBoeing
BBirthday (Beatles song)
BBelgium (International Auto Identification)
BBolivar (unit of currency)
BBilateral
BBasso
BBucharest (Romanian state capital)
BBalboa (currency of Panama)
BBiography (library code)
BY-Intercept (from the equation y = mx + b)
BBale
BBoron
BBlade (comic; movie)
BBeam (naval architecture; width of hull)
BBaht (currency of Thailand)
BNova Scotia (Canada Post designation)
BBaume (relating to the propriety of hydrometer measurements)
BBacillus
BBaroness
BBowled
BBrazing
BTical (another name for baht, Thai currency)
BBillable
BBezier (spline curve)
BBearer Channel (ISDN)
BAt or Below (constrained altitude)
BBiocide
BBetaxolol (blood pressure drug)
BPanamanian Balboa (national currency)
BBombadier
BSemipostal (philatelic catalog prefix for non-standard stamps)
BButut (1/100 division of the dalasi, the Gambian currency)
BBarnabites (religious order)
BMagnetic Field Density (physics)
BBetopic (same as Betaxolol)
BBanknote Corporation of America (philatelic mark for company stamps)
BB computer language (Ken Thompson; predecessor to C)
BBone Marrow-Derived Lymphocyte
Bcross-over barrier pattern (US DoD)
BFederal Reserve Bank of New York City (designates original spot of circulation of a bill)
BBordetella Bacterium
BSwitzerland Postmark (for letters going to Sardinia)
BUS Domestic Stamp Rate (18 cents, issued 15 May 1981)
References in classic literature ?
she whispered to herself, in an irrepressible outburst of exaltation, as she entered the first of the east rooms and put her candle on the top of the old bureau.
Vandenhuten's bureau, pushed the document under his nose, and when he had perused it, took both his hands, and thanked him with unrestrained vivacity.
The drawers of the bureau, it is said, had been rifled, although many articles of apparel still remained within them.
LORD GORING rushes to the bureau and takes up the envelope, finds is empty, and turns round.
Oh, come," said Tristram, "we don't keep a matrimonial bureau.
I ain't sayin' anything against Londoners," said Cloke, self-appointed clerk of the outer works, consulting engineer, head of the immigration bureau, and superintendent of woods and forests; "but your own people won't go about to make more than a fair profit out of you.
He was, by virtue of his office, a bureau of general misinformation.
I did not breathe freely until I had taken it upstairs and locked it in the bureau of my dressing-room.
Suddenly, as I looked, he rose from his chair, and walking over to a bureau at the side, he unlocked it and drew out one of the drawers.
Without looking at me, he snatched the candle from the table on which it stood by the bedside, and carried it to a bureau at the opposite side of the room.
This bureau consists of a double column of drawers, with a central small cupboard between them.
One lecture bureau offered me fifty thousand dollars, or two hundred dollars a night and expenses, if I would place my services at its disposal for a given period.