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BPBeyond Petroleum (formerly British Petroleum)
BPBlood Pressure (medical)
BPBoiling Point
BPBasis Point (finance; 0.01%)
BPBarometric Pressure
BPBlocking Probability (telephony)
BPBritish Petroleum (oil company)
BPBack Pack
BPBackpack (gaming)
BPBrown Pride
BPBinding Protein
BPBorder Patrol (US)
BPBishop
BPBudapest (Hungary)
BPBiophysics (various organizations)
BPBase Pair (nucleic acids)
BPBusiness Plan
BPBusiness Partner
BPBrad Pitt (actor)
BPBlock Party
BPBattery Pack
BPOur Party (Turkish Cypriot Area)
BPBypass
BPBits and Pieces
BPBipolar Disorder
BPBlueprint
BPBritish Pound
BPBusiness Park
BPBest Practice
BPBaptized
BPBullet Proof
BPBench Press (fitness)
BPSolomon Islands
BPBuying Power (finance)
BPBlack Power
BPBall Python (herpetoculture)
BPBeautiful People
BPBaden-Powell (founder of the boy scout movement)
BPBusiness Professional
BPBoard Policy
BPBeer Pong
BPBanque Populaire (French bank)
BPBase Plate
BPBelief Propagation (decoding)
BPBullpen (baseball)
BPBalance of Payments
BPBirthplace
BPBack Propagation
BPBatting Practice
BPBandpass
BPBachelor Party
BPBoat People (people escaping Vietnam by boat after 1975)
BPBack Pocket (Australian football position)
BPBoston Pizza (Canada)
BPBanco de Portugal (Portuguese Central Bank)
BPBlack Powder
BPBenzo(a)pyrene (hydrocarbon)
BPBack Pressure
BPBusiness Practice
BPBagpipe
BPBryant Park (New York)
BPBaseball Prospectus
BPBusiness and Professional
BPBlack Panthers
BPBrad Paisley (country music artist)
BPBreakpoint
BPBlack Pearl
BPBorderline Personality
BPBoilerplate
BPBatch Processing
BPBad Publicity
BPBlue Peter (UK TV show)
BPBaptist Press
BPBharat Petroleum
BPBoîte Postale (French: Postal Box)
BPBrowse Product
BPBack Projection
BPBarber Pole
BPBase Point
BPBig Planet (national ISP)
BPBlackplanet.com
BPBand Practice
BPBacterial Production
BPBase Power (gaming)
BPBreastplate (armor)
BPBefore Present
BPBullpup (weapon)
BPBande Passante (French: Bandwidth)
BPBell's Palsy (aka Acute Idiopathic Facial Palsy)
BPBasso Profundo (music)
BPBolivar Peninsula (near Galveston Island, TX, USA)
BPBritish Pharmacopoeia (medicinal standards collection; UK)
BPBlister Pack
BPBorland Pascal (successor to Borland Turbo Pascal)
BPBuilding Partnerships
BPBudget Project
BPBackup Path
BPBeyond Pesticides
BPBullous Pemphigoid (skin disease)
BPBallet Philippines
BPBundespolizei (German: federal police)
BPBase Page
BPBanque Paribas
BPBasement Party
BPBase Pointer
BPBattle Planning
BPBaseline Plan
BPBig Pun (rapper)
BPBayernpartei (German Party)
BPBinging/Purging
BPBrass Plum (company/division of Nordstrom)
BPBuild Plan
BPBlowpipe (old anti-aircraft weapon)
BPBinding Post
BPBearing Point
BPBundespost (German postal service)
BPBooster Pump
BPBudget Program
BPBritish Patent
BPBackward Process
BPBest Papers
BPBlack Plate (steel)
BPBrake Power
BPBill of Particulars
BPBenny Parsons (former Nascar Driver)
BPBurst Pressure
BPBuilding Paper (construction)
BPBollard Pull
BPBadge Points (gaming)
BPBill Period
BPBattle Position
BPBehavioral Psychologist
BPBubble Project
BPBatas Pambansa (National Law, Philippines)
BPBowel Program (medical)
BPBillposter
BPBanjo Pilot (game)
BPBrilliant Pebbles
BPBoundary Point
BPBad Payer
BPBritish Primary (school)
BPBlocking Position
BPBills Payable
BPBiological Processing
BPBrutal Planet (music album)
BPBillpoint (payment method)
BPBandwidth Protection
BPBrioche Pasquier (French baked goods company)
BPBootstrap Probability
BPBloque Popular (Spanish: Popular Bloc, Honduras)
BPBoost Pump
BPBooklet Pane (philately)
BPBlade Pro
BPBuddyProfile (AIM chat)
BPBoogiepop Phantom (anime)
BPBeginning Period
BPBuried Penis
BPBoundary Post (UK maps)
BPBronze Point (bullet type)
BPBritish Pathé
BPBermuda Plan (accommodation)
BPBlood Point (RPG Vampire the Masquerade, produced by White-Wolf)
BPAir Botswana Corporation (IATA airline code)
BPBow Pulpit (nautical measure)
BPZwart Buskruit (propellant)
BPBlock Parity
BPBreak-Up Point
BPBonum Publicum (Latin: the Public Good)
BPBeef Palace (National Western Stock Show, Denver, CO)
BPBilling Percentage
BPBattlefield Position
BPBreaching Point
BPBonding Protocol (ISDN)
BPBorrowed Personnel
BPBrown-Proschan (repair model)
BPBase/Basic Pay
BPBatch Prep (program utility)
BPBinary Phoenix (website)
BPBucket Processing (image processing)
BPBekleder-Parachutepakker
BPBaloola Palooza (entertainment news website)
BPBuginesia Program
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48) After buying a blowpipe which one of the men was carrying, and trying to obtain various items of information, he 'made an arrangement with them to accompany me on the following morning to their quarters, which they readily promised to do.
The material is blown through a blowpipe up to 200 feet (61 meters) from the mill to be stored in a pile.
He collected a substantial number of mineralogical specimens, and was aided by Swedish experts in the chemical analysis of minerals (by means of the blowpipe, a sort of early bunsen burner).
Stinger, the British Blowpipe, the Soviet SAM-7, and the Swedish RBS-70.
After firing the furnace and melting the pieces together, Sherbert gathers the molten glob on the end of his long, narrow blowpipe.
The whole glass vessel could then be allowed to cool and be broken off the blowpipe.
In that short little war, some outdated Argentine planes went up against American Sidewinder missiles on British Harrier fighters and a whole array of surface-to-air missiles: Sea Slug, Sea Cat, Sea Dart, Sea Wolf, Rapier, even the shoulder-fired British Blowpipe and American Stinger.
e giant Malaysian orangutan weighed in at 130 lbs (60kg) and it took tranquilliser darts red by a zookeeper through a blowpipe, to subdue him before he could cause any further damage.
Get past the rather unusual setting and the foreign voices and what you really have is a typical chase movie, but Mel Gibson is the best there is when it comes to excitement, style and grime, and under his expert directorial hand it becomes something extraordinary - even if there are more historical inaccuracies than you can shake a blowpipe at.
Opening it, he extracted a blowpipe and then a small dart.
The blowpipe uses the renowned Saffire 'tip mix' principle for operational simplicity and economy.
The first version, in which the darts were projected via a blowpipe, was first recorded in a London pub in 1819, while the modern throw version seems to have been imported from Northern France and Belgium towards the end of the 19th century.