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BBS

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  1. Digital Technology. bulletin board system. See bulletin board(def 2).

BB

[bee-bee]
noun
  1. a size of shot, 0.18 inches (0.46 cm) in diameter, fired from an air rifle or BB gun.
  2. Also called BB shot. shot of this size.

Origin of BB

An Americanism dating back to 1870–75
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  • She raised her hand above her head, but even then it only reached the medium size of the Bbs Hurel.


British Dictionary definitions for bbs

BBS

abbreviation for
  1. be back soon

bb

the internet domain name for
  1. Barbados

BB

abbreviation for
  1. Boys' Brigade
symbol for
  1. (on Brit pencils) double black: denoting a very soft lead
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bbs in Science

BBS

  1. Computer Science Abbreviation for bulletin board system.
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