from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A standard size of lead pellet that measures 7/40 of an inch (0.44 centimeters) in diameter, used in air rifles.
- abbr. base on balls
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- n. The ISO 3166-1 two-letter (alpha-2) code for Barbados.
- Big Brother
- Baseband. (electronics)
- A walk; the statistic reporting the number of "bases on balls".
- Bye Bye
- Big Bang
- abbr. Bangka-Belitung, a province of Indonesia.
- abbr. battleship, a type of warship
- n. A type of pellet which can be shot out of a gun-type "toy"; a ball bearing.
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Fitch Monday lowered Cemex's foreign currency issuer default rating to BB from BB+.
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Egypt's long-term foreign currency sovereign rating, already junk status, was lowered to BB from BB+, S&P said.
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