- bar; bars.
- barn; barns.
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Definition for b (2 of 7)
noun, plural B's or Bs, b's or bs.
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Definition for b (4 of 7)
- the seventh tone in the scale of C major or the second tone in the relative minor scale, A minor.
- a string, key, or pipe tuned to this tone.
- a written or printed note representing this tone.
- (in the fixed system of solmization) the seventh tone of the scale of C major, called ti.
- the tonality having B as the tonic note.
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Example sentences from the Web for b
John B. Stetson was born in 1830 in New Jersey, the son of a hat maker.
Just another example of a guy in a John B. Stetson hat saving the day.
Liz G., one half of “Publizity” [the other half of which, Liz B, is played by Jenny Slate] is one of the best on the show.
Army B-squad players who fail to make it onto the varsity team after a year or two usually quit football.
More, Queen B officially became the most Grammy-nominated woman of all time.10 Biggest Grammy Award Snubs and Surprises: Meghan Trainor, Miley Cyrus & More|Kevin Fallon|December 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Frequently they are found in alveolar arrangement, retaining the original outline of the alveoli of the lung (Fig. 4, b).
A was an Archer, who shot at a frog; B was a Butcher, and had a great dog.
(b) Diseases of the stomach associated with deficient hydrochloric acid, as chronic gastritis and gastric cancer.
The usual forms are: (a) Ammoniomagnesium phosphate crystals; (b) acid calcium phosphate crystals; and (c) amorphous phosphates.
Aunty Rosa sat him upon a table and told him that A B meant ab.Kipling Stories and Poems Every Child Should Know, Book II|Rudyard Kipling
British Dictionary definitions for b (1 of 6)
noun plural b's, B's or Bs
British Dictionary definitions for b (2 of 6)
British Dictionary definitions for b (3 of 6)
- a note having a frequency of 493.88 hertz (B above middle C) or this value multiplied or divided by any power of 2; the seventh note of the scale of C major
- a key, string, or pipe producing this note
- the major or minor key having this note as its tonic
- a person whose job is in middle management, or who holds an intermediate administrative or professional position
- (as modifier)a B worker See also occupation groupings