|a stew of meat, vegetables, potatoes, etc.|
|an arrangement of five objects, as trees, in a square or rectangle, one at each corner and one in the middle.|
|See also decibel B, Symbols: b a unit for comparing two power levels, equal to the logarithm to the base ten of the ratio of the two powers|
|[C20: named after Alexander Graham |
|Belg. or Bel.|
|Bel. or Bel.|
A unit expressing the relative intensity of a sound, equal to ten decibels.
|bel (běl) Pronunciation Key
A unit of measurement equal to ten decibels.
the Aramaic form of Baal, the national god of the Babylonians (Isa. 46:1; Jer. 50:2; 51:44). It signifies "lord." (See BAAL.)