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Examples from the Web for bbq

Contemporary Examples of bbq

  • These creepy crawlies have been flavored with BBQ sauce, but not much can disguise their little legs.

  • The Utah congressman headlined Airhart's "Blue Jean Bash" at Jethro's BBQ and Jambalaya in West Des Moines.

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    Rep. Jason Chaffetz Visits Iowa

    Ben Jacobs, Eli Lake

    December 2, 2013

  • If an Amazon drone flies over your summer BBQ, can you call the cops?

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    Are Amazon’s Drone Plans Just a Fantasy?

    Abby Haglage

    December 2, 2013

  • Spring is definitely the season to spice things up, and what better way to skip the actual fuss of grilling than to bun your bbq?

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    A Savory Spring Picnic

    Jamie & Bobby Deen

    April 19, 2011

  • Restaurant For the best Korean BBQ in L.A., hidden hotspot Soot Bull Jeep is not to be missed.

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    Fresh Picks

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    July 30, 2010

British Dictionary definitions for bbq


abbreviation for

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Word Origin and History for bbq


abbreviation of barbecue, by 1956, American English.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper