PB

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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
PBPlastic Bag (various companies)
PBPrison Break (TV Series)
PBPitney Bowes
PBParaíba (Brazilian state)
PBPowerBook (Macintosh)
PBPrincess Bubblegum (Adventure Time)
PBPowerbuilder (Sybase software development tool)
PBPeripheral Blood
PBPublic Bank
PBPhenobarbital (drug)
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
PBPrimitive Baptist (religion)
PBPresident's Budget
PBPoint B
PBPetabyte (1,024 terabytes)
PBPanic Bar (various companies)
PBPaintbrush
PBPocket Book
PBPolybutylene
PBPaul's Boutique (UK)
PBPost Box
PBParts Breakdown
PBPersonal Business
PBPeroneus Brevis (muscle)
PBPotty Break
PBPresiding Bishop
PBPrussian Blue (ferric ferrocyanide antidote for Cs 137)
PBParticleboard
PBPrincess Bride
PBPush-button Switch
PBPrivate Business
PBPoor Bastard
PBPaint Ball
PBPunch Brothers (band)
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
PBProperty Bond (criminal justice)
PBPatrol Bomber (US aircraft designation of WW II)
PBProportional Band
PBPlat Book
PBPelvic Bone
PBPrime Broker
PBPreburner (US NASA)
PBPower Bomb (wrestling move)
PBPaddle Board
PBPhantom Brave (movie, gaming)
PBPage Buffer
PBProperty Book
PBProbasin
PBPalladium Books (gaming company)
PBProgram Baseline
PBPulsed Beam
PBPre-Briefed
PBPhonetically Balanced
PBPoor Bugger
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
PBPerkins Bacon, Ltd. (stamp printers, Great Britain)
PBPredicted and Bi-Directional
PBPhysical Inventory, Beginning
PBPrefered Bidder (OJEU tendering process)
PBPro Baddies (World of Warcraft gaming clan)
References in periodicals archive ?
A double glass door with a panic bar is next to each turnstile.
Some of the traditional residence halls on this 100-acre campus are more than 100 years old and many of the doors were made of heavy wood with old-style panic bar hardware.
Although the NFPA code calls for one knob, handle, panic bar, or other simple type of releasing device that is easy to operate under all lighting conditions, doors continue to be equipped with multiple locks in the name of security.
Approved egress consists of turning the lever or handle or depressing a panic bar.