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lb.

plural lbs. lb.
1.
Origin of lb.
< Latin lībra, plural lībrae

L.B.1

1.
bachelor of letters; bachelor of literature.
Origin
< New Latin Litterārum Baccalaureus; Līterārum Baccalaureus

L.B.2

1.
landing barge.
2.
light bomber.
3.
local board.
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lb1

abbreviation
1.
(cricket) leg bye
2.
Also lb.. pound (weight)
Word Origin
(for sense 2) Latin: libra

lb2

abbreviation
1.
Lebanon

LB

abbreviation
1.
Liberia (international car registration)
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lb in Science
lb  
Abbreviation of pound
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lb in Technology

networking
The country code for Lebanon.
(1999-01-27)

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Related Abbreviations for lb

lb

luxemburgeois

LB

1.
Labrador
2.
large bowel
3.
Liberia (international vehicle ID)
4.
linebacker

lb.

Latin libra (pound)
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