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BBS

1.
bulletin board system: a computerized facility, accessible by modem, for collecting and relaying electronic messages and software programs.
Also called electronic bulletin board.

BB

[bee-bee] /ˈbiˌbi/
noun
1.
a size of shot, 0.18 inches (0.46 cm) in diameter, fired from an air rifle or BB gun.
2.
Also called BB shot. shot of this size.
Origin
1870-1875
1870-75, Americanism
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British Dictionary definitions for BBS

BBS

abbreviation
1.
be back soon

bb

abbreviation
1.
Barbados

BB

abbreviation
1.
Boys' Brigade
symbol
2.
(on Brit pencils) double black: denoting a very soft lead
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BBS in Science
BBS  
Computer Science Abbreviation for bulletin board system.
The American Heritage® Science Dictionary
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BBS in Technology
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
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Related Abbreviations for BBS

BBS

  1. bulletin board service
  2. bulletin board system

bb

  1. ball bearing
  2. base on balls

BB

  1. B'nai B'rith
  2. small shot pellet (from "ball bearing")
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