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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • abbr. Bachelor of Chemistry
  • abbr. British Columbia

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • Before Christ. Often written in small caps.
  • British Columbia, a Canadian province.
  • Baja California, a Mexican state.
  • birth control
  • abbr. British Columbia, a province of Canada.
  • abbr. battlecruiser, a type of warship.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. before Christ; used in reckoning dates before the supposed year Christ was born, i.e. 1 a. d..

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