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abbreviation
book value.
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Other definitions for b.v. (2 of 3)

B.V.1

abbreviation
Blessed Virgin.

Origin of B.V.

1
From Latin Beāta Virgō

Other definitions for b.v. (3 of 3)

B.V.2

abbreviation
farewell.

Origin of B.V.

2
From Latin bene valē
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How to use b.v. in a sentence

  • Sisera when beaten in battle fled to the tent of his friend Heber, and was there warmly welcomed bv Jael, Heber's wife.

    The Bible: what it is|Charles Bradlaugh
  • These two lines and the corresponding ones at BV will form a kind of vanishing scale, giving the height of each step as we ascend.

  • BV means bluish violet, being a violet having more blue than red in its composition.

    Color Value|C. R. Clifford

British Dictionary definitions for b.v. (1 of 2)

bv

the internet domain name for
Bouvet Island

British Dictionary definitions for b.v. (2 of 2)

BV

abbreviation for
Beata Virgo
bene vale

Word Origin for BV

(for sense 1) Latin: Blessed Virgin; (for sense 2) Latin: farewell
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