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CBCitizens' Band (US unlicensed amateur radio)
CBCircuit Breaker
CBCarte Blanche (credit card)
CBConstruction Battalion (SEABEES)
CBChildren's Bureau
CBChicago Bears
CBChris Brown
CBCertification Body
CBCertification Bodies
CBCambridge (postcode, United Kingdom)
CBCapacity Building
CBCode Block
CBCompetition Bureau
CBCambodia
CBColdwell Banker
CBCharlie Brown
CBCall Back
CBCollege Board
CBCarte Bancaire (French: Bank Card)
CBCross-Border
CBCarbon Black
CBCrystal Ball (Utopia)
CBChastity Belt
CBCommercial Bank (various locations)
CBCome-Back
CBClanBase (gaming)
CBCoffee Break
CBControl Board
CBCredit Bureau
CBCrested Butte (Colorado)
CBChairman of the Board
CBCenter Back (soccer position)
CBCorner Back (football)
CBChicago Bulls
CBCape Breton
CBClan Battle (gaming)
CBChester Bennington (musician)
CBCitibank (Citigroup, Inc.)
CBCalled By
CBCentre Back
CBChildren’s Bureau (US Department of Health and Human Services' Administration for Child)
CBChesapeake Bay (Maryland)
CBCotton Belt (railroad)
CBChatterBox (motorcycle radio)
CBClosed Beta (gaming)
CBConcert Band
CBChapter Book (book for intermediate reading level)
CBConference Board
CBCool Beans (music zine)
CBCost/Benefit Analysis
CBCharlie Bravo
CBCrossbow
CBCarlos Boozer (basketball Player)
CBChemical Brothers (band)
CBCommunity Business
CBCalled Back
CBCowboy Bebop (anime)
CBCry Baby
CBCumulonimbus (cloud formation)
CBConsumer Business (industry sector)
CBCelestial Being
CBCarbenicillin (antibiotic)
CBCheeseburger
CBChubut (Argentina Province, airline code)
CBConsumer Behavior (academic discipline within marketing)
CBChemical & Biological
CBCharles Barkley (basketball player)
CBChargeback (banking)
CBCode Blue
CBCrash Bandicoot (video game)
CBContrabass
CBCommon Base (transistors)
CBCell Block
CBChessbase
CBChauncey Billups (basketball player)
CBComment Back
CBCold Beer
CBClydesdale Bank (UK)
CBConvertible Bond
CBCaribbean Beach (Disney resort)
CBKampuchea (formerly Cambodia)
CBCarlos Beltran (baseball player)
CBCell Broadcast (GSM)
CBCode Breaker
CBColumbium (old name for Niobium)
CBCrushing Blow (Diablo II gaming)
CBCounter Balance
CBCinema Bizarre (German band)
CBConduction Band
CBChristmas Break
CBCool Breeze
CBCatch Basin (construction)
CBCaptain Beefheart (band)
CBCooper Bessemer (engine manufacturer; Ohio)
CBClostridium Botulinum
CBCarte Bleu
CBGroupement des Cartes Bancaires CB (French: CB Bank Card Association; bank network)
CBCaptive Bred
CBCampobasso, Molise (Italian province)
CBCorporation Bank (India)
CBColorbar
CBCertified Bookkeeper (American Institute of Professional Bookkeepers)
CBCommunication Breakdown (song by Led Zeppelin)
CBClosing Balance (financial management)
CBControl Bus
CBCauseway Bay (Hong Kong)
CBCharles Bukowski (writer)
CBCarrier-Based
CBCluster Bomb
CBCollector Books (Paducah, KY)
CBCyanogen Bromide
CBCoulomb Blockade
CBCollaborative Filtering
CBCancer Benefit (life insurance)
CBCrime Branch (Pakistan)
CBCentral Booking (NYPD)
CBCloudbuster (Wilhelm Reich's rainmaker)
CBCharlie Bartlett (movie)
CBCoated Back (paper)
CBCumulative Bulletin (Internal Revenue)
CBCompanion of the Bath (UK title)
CBChina Black (band)
CBCharpente Bois (French: Wood Framing; instructional book)
CBCavalry Brigade
CBCumulo-Nimbus
CBLarge Cruiser (WW II ship type)
CBConnector Box
CBCrash Barrier (safety)
CBChemical and/or Biological
CBCentral Battery
CBCentral Billing
CBCenter of Buoyancy
CBCliff Burton (Metallica bassist)
CBCelebrate Brooklyn (perfomance festival)
CBCounter Battery (Fire)
CBCrazy Bob
CBCortical Blindness (vision disorder)
CBCompass Bearing
CBCommon Battery
CBChain Break
CBChad Brock (country music artist)
CBCertificate of Birth
CBColdBlood (game)
CBConfined to Barracks (UK)
CBCenter of Balance
CBClean Bench
CBComposition B (explosive)
CBBlock Coefficient (naval architecture)
CBConfidence Bound
CBChoice Band (gaming)
CBCatalyst Bed
CBConstant Bandwidth
CBCharged Bolt (gaming)
CBChief Baron (of the Court of Exchequer)
CBCervicobrachial
CBCenter Bit (drilling industry)
CBCentralbibliotek
CBCall Blocker
CBCrushbone (Everquest gaming)
CBComplementary-Bipolar (semiconductor process)
CBCobra Ball
CBCardiff Bus (travel company; Cardiff, Wales, UK)
CBCarnage Blender (MMORPG/strategy game)
CBChief Boilermaker (military rank)
CBCloud Bottom
CBCertified Baker
CBCertified Bodies
CBComponent Breakout
CBContinuous Bubbler
CBClan Beef (gaming clan)
CBCataclysmic Binary
CBCOBRA BRASS
CBChip Boundary
CBCoulomb-Born
CBConstant Budget
CBCensor Bypass
CBContainment Breach
CBCommunity Bath (lodging feature)
CBCirculation Blower
CBCollapsing Buffer
CBCommon Bantu
CBCaucasian Bluestem (grass)
CBCasus Bellum (Latin: Justified Cause for War)
CBChlorobromo-Methane
CBConditional bias (radar rainfall)
CBControl/Containment Building
CBCoordinated Baseline
CBCall Bearing
CBAir Post Semipostal (Scott Catalogue prefix; philately)
CBCarlisle Band (Carlisle, PA)
CBCharacter's Birth
CBCompression Belt
CBCollettore Benzina (automotive; fuel collector)
CBCrush Boat
CBCompanion Commander of Bath
CBCubeBomb (online gaming)
CBCoupe de Bandes (French: Cutting Strips; paper shredder components)
CBCoulis Bitumineux (French: Slurry Seal; roadway pavement)
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"This is not carte blanche for vigilantes and it shouldn't be interpreted as such."
Helmer Steven Soderbergh had carte blanche to shoot "Ocean's Twelve" at the Monte Carlo Casino.
"Eureka, Carte Blanche to Kendell Geers" will run through March 21 at Galerist.
Carte blanche also applies to a private firm mining nuclear processing (who set their own safety standards) and future fracking.
BEIRUT: Nicolas Artuso-Royer's "Carte Blanche" begins with a few minutes of sweet assonance.
"[T]he author's affection for Bond and for all the tropes that surround him is abundantly clear, so that Carte Blanche reads like a lovingly crafted homage rather than deliberate pastiche.
PAPERBACKS 1 Afterwards, Rosamund Lupton 2 At Home: A Short History Of Private Life, Bill Bryson 3 The Fort, Bernard Cornwell 4 The Finkler Question, Howard Jacobson 5 The Tiger's Wife, Tea Obreht 6 A Clash Of Kings, George RR Martin 7 Solar, Ian McEwan 8 The Confession, John Grisham 9 Miracle Cure, Harlan Coben 10 How To Train Your Dragon, Cressida Cowell HARDBACKS 1 Dinosaurs Love Underpants, Claire Freedman 2 Wonders Of The Universe, Brian Cox & Andrew Cohen 3 Against All Enemies, Tom Clancy 4 Those In Peril, Wilbur Smith 5 Carte Blanche, Jeffery Deaver 6 Rick Stein's Spain, Rick Stein 7 The Kingdom, Clive Cussler 8 Theodore Boone: The Abduction, John Grisham 9 Mud, Sweat And Tears, Bear Grylls 10 Diary Of A Wimpy Kid: The Ugly Truth, Jeff Kinney.
London, May 26 (ANI): American mystery/crime writer Jeffery Deaver has unveiled his James Bond novel 'Carte Blanche', which is set in the 21st Century.
In a scene which could have been lifted from a James Bond novel, author Jeffery Deaver pulled up at Europe's longest bar - The Champagne Bar at St Pancras International - in a special Carte Blanche red Bentley Continental GT flanked by a Bond girl clad in black leathers.
Dubai The long-awaited James Bond novel Carte Blanche that will be launched on Thursday, will end the suspense for expectant readers waiting to see what Dubai has in store for the MI6 agent.
Mark Stern, who has operated the Carte Blanche soup cart for 14 years on the University of Oregon campus, is moving indoors.
Carte Blanche, a unique project at the Galerie fur Zeitgenossische Kunst in Leipzig, involves eleven private individuals and companies who were invited to pay approximately twenty thousand euros each (including the cost of heating, insurance, invigilation, and so on) for the privilege of curating exhibitions at GfZK, the first institution for contemporary art built in the former East Germany after the fall of the wall.