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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)
BPBackpack (gaming)
BPBack Pack
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)
BPBits and Pieces
BPBypass
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
BPBrad Paisley (country music artist)
BPBlack Panthers
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)
BPBackup Path
BPBuilding Partnerships
BPBudget Project
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
BPBollard Pull
BPBuilding Paper (construction)
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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(This same image was published in Newcomb many years ago, and the men were called "Comanche warriors unidentified.") These men may be related, and are wearing shirts made from the same bold striped fabric, in addition to their hairpipe breastplates and mescal bean (?) bandoliers.
"We were very lucky that Captain Flinders had a breastplate made of lead meaning it would not have corroded.
My right hand rummaged through the mishmash of socks, undershirts, and briefs until I finally felt the breastplate, which I carefully pulled out, holding it flat, and placed in a brown paper bag.
Like the breastplate, I'm glad I got that off my chest.
This breastplate is among 12 to 15 pieces from Wilberding's collection that will rotate in display cases on the center's third floor.
And because the Coens were working on a limited budget, the metal breastplates worn by as many as 500 soldiers in the film are molded from plastic.
Since the breastplate was designated "of judgment," the implication is that they somehow allowed the High Priest to determine the decision of the Lord regarding certain important communal matters.
Anthropomorphic Censer THE figure, from Mayapan, Yucatan, is wearing elaborate attire including large ear ornaments, a helmet and a breastplate with five points.
A breastplate can take 20 hours and set you back around PS400.
A A Christmas Carol B Nicholas Nickleby C Great Expectations D Hard Times A A silver breastplate B A sword-belt and scabbard C A shoulder cloak D A peaked cap with a plume QUESTION 6 - for 6 points: Which country were runners-up in the 2010 football World Cup?
So your trowel may once have been part of a Roman Centurion's breastplate.
FALCHION A Medieval banqueting hall B Short, broad sword C Leather breastplate worn by roman soldiers who am I?