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

  • abbr. Bachelor of Pharmacy
  • abbr. Bachelor of Philosophy
  • abbr. basis point
  • abbr. before present
  • abbr. bills payable
  • abbr. blood pressure

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  • Abbreviation for British Petroleum.
  • Abbreviation for British Pharmacopoeia.
  • Abbreviation for blood pressure.
  • Abbreviation for boiling point.
  • Abbreviation for before present.
  • Abbreviation for bipolar.
  • Abbreviation for base pair.
  • Abbreviation for Brazilian Portuguese.


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  • Portugal and Spain •The euro (NYSE: FXE) fell to a 14-month low against the dollar on Thursday, to as low as $1.2510, amid pessimism over Greeces debt •The SEC is investigating Thursdays historic market plunge of nearly 1000 points that may have resulted from trading glitches that caused the NASDAQ to cancel trades that had huge temporary moves •BP (NYSE: BP) plans to lower - Financial News

  • BP (NYSE: BP) plans to lower a dome to contain the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico as oil sheen was confirmed on land for the first time, officials for the company hope to have the dome operational by the beginning of next week - Financial News

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  • "This is the first new technology that we've taken from concept all the way to deployment," said Raymond Butler, who runs what he calls BP's skunk works, a team of engineers who were given free rein by the oil giant to build something - anything - to ease the nightmare of the nation's worst oil spill. -

  • Now, at the White House, Obama said he will tell the chairman of the British-based oil company that it must set aside "whatever resources are required" to compensate the Gulf Coast people whose lives have been upended because of what he called BP's recklessness.

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  • June 17, Rep. Ed Markey, D-Mass., pressed Hayward on what he called BP's failure to provide a roster of spill workers despite multiple requests.

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  • President Obama and Prime Minister Cameron are meeting today to discuss whether calling BP "British Petroleum" rather than "BP" is offensive to people in the England as well as the war in Afghanistan.

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  • Dr. K says: rpt: Yes, BP is corrupt and the people at MMS during the Bush-Cheny administration who have not been cleaned out are corrupt.

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