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THINGAMABOB OR THINGUMMY: CAN YOU DISTINGUISH BETWEEN THE US AND UK TERMS IN THIS QUIZ?
Do you know the difference between everyday US and UK terminology? Test yourself with this quiz on words that differ across the Atlantic.
Question 1 of 7
In the UK, COTTON CANDY is more commonly known as…
Words nearby Cb
Cayman Islands, Cayuga, Cayuga Lake, cayuse, caz, Cb, CBAT, C battery, CBC, CBD, C.B.E.
Other definitions for Cb (2 of 4)
Military. construction battalion.
Other definitions for Cb (3 of 4)
Bachelor of Surgery.
Origin of C.B.1
From Latin Chīrurgiae Baccalaureus
Other definitions for Cb (4 of 4)
British. Companion of the Bath.
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How to use Cb in a sentence
CB: She must do everything she can to have as normal a life as possible.Cherie Blair's Advice for Michelle|Lynn Sherr|January 20, 2009|DAILY BEAST
In short, one of the three circuits (Bo Oc Cb) shows money circulating once out of bank.Readings in Money and Banking|Chester Arthur Phillips
The tube, CB, Figure 4, has the same bore as the measuring tube in order to avoid corrections for capillarity.
Hence set out the possible direction of B′s motion in the velocity diagram, namely cb1, at right angles to CB.
Cb Enter alphabetically, names of authors, with the title of their works, one author to a line.A Library Primer|John Cotton Dana
Through this stopper there passes the bent tube cb, which connects the tube a with the weighing-tube d.The Phase Rule and Its Applications|Alexander Findlay
British Dictionary definitions for Cb (1 of 3)
centre of buoyancy (of a boat, etc)
British Dictionary definitions for Cb (2 of 3)
the chemical symbol for
British Dictionary definitions for Cb (3 of 3)
Companion of the (Order of the) Bath (an English title)
(in Canada) Cape Breton Island
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