from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- The symbol for the element barium.
- abbr. Bible Baruch
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Symbol for barium.
- n. The CGS symbol for the barye, unit of pressure.
- proper n. A taxonomic genus within the family Charopidae — sole known species is Ba humbugi, a small air-breathing land snail.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To kiss.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To kiss.
- To lull asleep by a continuous, inarticulate, musical hum.
- The chemical symbol of barium.
- n. A ball.
- n. An abbreviation of Bachelor of Agricultural Science;
- n. Bachelor of Applied Science: degrees conferred by some institutions.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a bachelor's degree in arts and sciences
- n. a soft silvery metallic element of the alkali earth group; found in barite
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RESSA: Although those words find support in the streets, intellectuals like Dewi dismiss the political threat of what she calls Ba'Asyir's French groups.
Egyptians once believed that when death came to a man, the soul of him, which they called the Ba, winged its way to the gods, but that, moved by a sweet unselfishness, it returned sometimes to his tomb, to give comfort to the poor, deserted mummy.
Now this Soul, this "Ba," is a loving visitant to the dead man.
Ba is a serious thug with impeccable taste for bloodbath, genocide and zionist racism.
She sees none of the pride found in Ba; and Grandmother Jones, a devout Christian, frowns on the spells, potions and magic taught to Ruba by Ba.
A Vietnamese biologist has recently discovered two new lizard species in Ba Den mountain, Tay Ninh province.
Columbus, Ga., died February 14 in Ba'qubah, Iraq, when his vehicle was hit by an improvised explosive device.
Orangeburg, S.C., died Feb. 16 in Ba'qubah, Iraq, when she was involved in
Their remains were re-interred in Ba Huyen Cemetery north of Hanoi in late 1972 or early
SYNOPSIS: Gerasimo Arroya-Baez and Richard L. Bowers, two U.S. advisors, two other Americans and a number of ARVN personnel were on duty at Tam Soc operating base in Ba Xuayn Province, near Saigon.
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