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AcronymDefinition
PBProblem
PBPeanut Butter
PBPushbutton
PBPlumbum (Latin for the metallic element lead)
PBPolished Brass
PBPackard Bell
PBPunkBuster (gaming anti-cheat project)
PBPoint-Blank
PBPlayboy (magazine)
PBPublications
PBPaperback (book edition)
PBPacific Beach (San Diego, California)
PBPersonal Best (athletic record)
PBPlayback
PBPrison Break (TV Series)
PBPitney Bowes
PBParaíba (Brazilian state)
PBPowerBook (Macintosh)
PBPowerbuilder (Sybase software development tool)
PBPeripheral Blood
PBPublic Bank
PBPlayed By (roleplay gaming)
PBPower Ball (lottery)
PBPhotobucket (online image hosting service)
PBPit Bull
PBPassed Ball (baseball)
PBPrivate Banking
PBPower Brakes
PBPacific Beach (California)
PBPandora's Box
PBPerformance-Based
PBPublic Broadcasting
PBPhotobook
PBPot Belly
PBPresident's Budget
PBPoint B
PBPetabyte (1,024 terabytes)
PBPaintbrush
PBPocket Book
PBPolybutylene
PBPost Box
PBParts Breakdown
PBPersonal Business
PBPresiding Bishop
PBPrussian Blue (ferric ferrocyanide antidote for Cs 137)
PBParticleboard
PBPrincess Bride
PBPush-button Switch
PBPrivate Business
PBPaint Ball
PBPage Break (proofreading; also HTML code)
PBPanera Bread (restaurant)
PBProfessional Bookkeeper
PBPry Bar
PBPerformance Bond
PBPoints Behind (hockey)
PBPyridostigmine Bromide
PBPrivate Brand
PBPrinted Board
PBPatrol Boat
PBParker Brothers (game company)
PBPeptide Bond
PBParticle Beam
PBPenalty Box (hockey)
PBPayback Period
PBPublication Bias
PBProgram Block
PBPlate Block
PBParsons Brinckerhoff, Inc. (engineering firm)
PBPaddington Bear (children's storybook character)
PBProject Book
PBPull Box
PBPatrol Bomber (US aircraft designation of WW II)
PBProportional Band
PBPlat Book
PBPelvic Bone
PBPrime Broker
PBPower Bomb (wrestling move)
PBPaddle Board
PBPhantom Brave (movie, gaming)
PBPage Buffer
PBProperty Book
PBProbasin
PBPalladium Books (gaming company)
PBProgram Baseline
PBPulsed Beam
PBPoor Bugger
PBPhonetically Balanced
PBPepsi Blue (soft drink)
PBProject-Blue (GMod gaming clan)
PBPoly-Butadiene
PBPool Bottom
PBPneumatic Brake
PBPlug Board
PBPublications Bulletin
PBPost Boost
PBPensions Board
PBPrimary Branch
PBPersonal Base (station)
PBProduct Baseline
PBPass Balanced (Front Page Sports Football '95 et al)
PBPreppy Boy
PbProbability of Bit Error
PBPlot Bunny (fan fiction)
PBPhoton Burst
PBPacket Bus
PBPulau Bintan (Indonesia)
PBProductive Burp (post surgery)
PBPax Britannia
PBProbability of Blocking (data transferring)
PBPark Bravo (Turkey)
PBPolar Ball (game)
PBPharmacopoeia Britannica
PBPhunky Bitch (women's group)
PBPrivately Baptised (genealogy)
PBPersonal Barometer (domestic water consumption calculation application)
PBPryidostigmine Bromide
PBPre-Blackout
PBPredicted and Bi-Directional
PBPerkins Bacon, Ltd. (stamp printers, Great Britain)
PBPhysical Inventory, Beginning
PBPrefered Bidder (OJEU tendering process)
PBPro Baddies (World of Warcraft gaming clan)
References in classic literature ?
I even went the length of communicating the opinion of the surgeon consulted, that some chemical means of arresting decomposition had been used and had only partially succeeded-- and I asked her point-blank if the surgeon was right?
In point of grazing, plunging, oblique, or enfilading, or point-blank firing, the English, French, and Prussians have nothing to learn; but their cannon, howitzers, and mortars are mere pocket-pistols compared with the formidable engines of the American artillery.
This was not however a question to be asked point-blank, and I could not think of any effective circumlocution.
Flashman laid wait, and caught Tom before second lesson, and receiving a point-blank "No" when told to fetch his hat, seized him and twisted his arm, and went through the other methods of torture in use.
He patronised an Independent meeting- house in Crawley parish, much to the indignation of his uncle the Rector, and to the consequent delight of Sir Pitt, who was induced to go himself once or twice, which occasioned some violent sermons at Crawley parish church, directed point-blank at the Baronet's old Gothic pew there.
It seemed incredible and indecent that such a thing should be, but he could not deny, now that it was put to him point-blank in this way, that a certain sense of relief was beginning to mingle itself with his gloom.
Every partaker of his magnificent feasts would be seen to have been a sharer in the plunder of innumerable homes; every servile worshipper of riches who had helped to set him on his pedestal, would have done better to worship the Devil point-blank.
A senior Scotland Yard source said: "The murder has all the hallmarks of a contract hit - one bullet to the head fired at point-blank range by a man dressed smartly so as not to arouse suspicion in a smart neighbourhood.
Aftab Jafferjee, prosecuting, said: "The result was this defendant returning to shoot Krystal Hart at point-blank range in the head - even though his main target was David Silveter.