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Of course this was 40 years ago, which to a digital Millennial might as well make it 99 BC.My Time on the Set of 'Jaws,' or How to Get a Photo of a Frickin' Mechanical Shark|Tom Shales|August 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The first unambiguous evidence of fortification walls dates from around 4300 BC in what is now Turkey.War! What Is It Good For? A Lot|Nick Romeo|August 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
For hundreds of years, around the first millennium BC, the house of worship and its home city were renowned as holy sites.Iraq’s Long-Lost Mythical Temple Has Been Found…and Is In Danger of Disappearing Again|Nina Strochlic|July 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Later, around 400 BC, they invented faloodeh: rice water, vermicelli, and ice mixed with saffron and/or fruit.An Investigation Into the Delicious Origins of Ice Cream|Andrew Romano|July 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Built circa 2700 BC, it is the oldest freestanding mud-brick building in the world.The Nile: Where Ancient and Modern Meet|William O’Connor|June 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Machine ab to bc, of the sole piece (fig. 2), open and press the seam.Needlework Economies|Various
For all permanent purposes bc-fel, or book-skin, was used; either vellum or parchmyn smothe, whyte and scribable.Old English Libraries|Ernest Savage
Measure the distance bc between the top of the mercury and the closed end of the tube.General Science|Bertha M. Clark
If we supply the food unit by unit, the utility of the successive increments will decline along the curve BC.
It is, in like manner, the absolute utility of the successive increments supplied which declines along the curve BC.
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Cultural definitions for bc
An abbreviation used with dates of events that took place before the birth of Jesus. b.c. stands for before Christ. (Compare a.d.; see b.c.e.)