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  1. kilobar; kilobars.

Kb

Computers.
  1. kilobit; kilobits.

KB

  1. Chess. king's bishop.
  2. Computers. kilobyte; kilobytes.

K.B.

  1. King's Bench.
  2. Knight Bachelor.
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  • Kb Daishi was a posthumous title, and it is by this title that he is generally known.

    Myths & Legends of Japan

    F. Hadland (Frederick Hadland) Davis

  • While still in China Kb Daishi met a boy standing by the side of a river.

    Myths & Legends of Japan

    F. Hadland (Frederick Hadland) Davis

  • On one occasion Kb Daishi omitted the ten on a tablet placed above one of the gates of the Emperor's palace.

    Myths & Legends of Japan

    F. Hadland (Frederick Hadland) Davis

  • Momoye was not the only man who imprudently scoffed at the great Kb Daishi's work.

    Myths & Legends of Japan

    F. Hadland (Frederick Hadland) Davis

  • Kino Momoye once ridiculed some of Kb Daishi's characters, and said that one of them resembled a conceited wrestler.

    Myths & Legends of Japan

    F. Hadland (Frederick Hadland) Davis


British Dictionary definitions for kb

kb

abbreviation for
  1. kilobar

Kb

kb

abbreviation for
  1. computing kilobit

KB

abbreviation for
  1. (in Britain) King's Bench
  2. (in Britain) Knight Bachelor
  3. computing kilobyte
symbol for
  1. chess king's bishop
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kb in Science

Kb

  1. Abbreviation of kilobit

KB

  1. Abbreviation of kilobyte
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