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abbreviation plural lbs., lb.
pound.
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Origin of lb.

<Latin lībra, plural lībrae

Other definitions for lb. (2 of 3)

L.B.1

abbreviation
bachelor of letters; bachelor of literature.

Origin of L.B.

1
From New Latin Litterārum Baccalaureus; Līterārum Baccalaureus

Other definitions for lb. (3 of 3)

L.B.2

abbreviation
landing barge.
light bomber.
local board.
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British Dictionary definitions for lb. (1 of 3)

lb1

abbreviation for
cricket leg bye
Also: lb. pound (weight)

Word Origin for lb

(for sense 2) Latin: libra

British Dictionary definitions for lb. (2 of 3)

lb2

the internet domain name for
Lebanon

British Dictionary definitions for lb. (3 of 3)

LB

abbreviation for
Liberia (international car registration)
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Scientific definitions for lb.

lb

Abbreviation of pound
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