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Definition of B

  • is the second letter of the English alphabet. (See Guide to Pronunciation, §§ 196, 220.) It is etymologically related to pvfw, and m, letters representing sounds having a close organic affinity to its own sound; as in Eng. bursar and purser; Eng. bear and Lat. ferre; Eng. silver and Ger. silber; Lat. cubitum and It. gomito; Eng. seven, Anglo-Saxon seofon, Ger. sieben, Lat. septem, Gr."epta`, Sanskrit saptan. The form of letter B is Roman, from the Greek B (Beta), of Semitic origin. The small b was formed by gradual change from the capital B.
  • aerobic rod-shaped spore-producing bacterium; often occurring in chainlike formations; found primarily in soil
  • the blood group whose red cells carry the B antigen
  • the 2nd letter of the Roman alphabet
  • (physics) a unit of nuclear cross section; the effective circular area that one particle presents to another as a target for an encounter
  • a logarithmic unit of sound intensity equal to 10 decibels
  • a trivalent metalloid element; occurs both in a hard black crystal and in the form of a yellow or brown powder
  • originally thought to be a single vitamin but now separated into several B vitamins

How to use b in a sentence. B pronunciation.

But I desire such would be perswaded to hear what the late A. B. Tillotson thought of these matters, (and I hope some Deference is due to his Judgment).
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Mr. R. B. Downs, Director of the Library, University of Illinois.
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Foreign Subscriptions Our agent for British subscriptions is B. H. Blackwell, Broad Street, Oxford, ENGLAND.
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Email contact links and up to date contact information can be found at the Foundation's web site and official page at http://pglaf.org For additional contact information: Dr. Gregory B. Newby Chief Executive and Director gbnewby@pglaf.org Section 4.
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At length he awakened his wife, told her that he was in trouble about Mr. B., for fear he and his wife were starving.
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Going back to B. and meeting the friend, he learned that neither man nor money had appeared, and at once tendered the five dollars, telling the story of the Lord's care in the matter.
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On the third floor of a tenement house, a missionary, Mr. B., found a comely, intelligent young English woman in great distress.
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Sergeant Alois Weischaar, Company A, Sergeant William Eyder, Company G, Private Lewis Kastner, Company A. Private Joe Seman, Company B, Private Abram Greenberg, Company C. Private Joseph Hoft, Company D, Private O'Connor L. Jones, Company D, Private Louis Misiak, Company E, Private George C. Murray, Company F, Private John Bremer, Company G, Private Fred H. Chase, Company H, Private Martin Pyne, Company H, will report to Lieut.
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No. 1, Private Seaman, Co. B, 13th Infantry.
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No. 4, Private McDonald, Co. B, 17th Infantry.
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By command of Major-General Shafter. Official: John B. Miley, E. J. McClernand, Aide.
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B. F. Pope, Lieutenant Colonel and Surgeon, U. S. V., to be brevetted Colonel for faithful and meritorious service during the campaign.
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M. B.] and two neats' tongues, and cheese the second; and were very merry all the afternoon, talking and singing and piping upon the flageolette.
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B.] So to the Exchange, Mrs. Turner (who I found sick in bed), and several other places about business, and so home.
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For additional contact information: Dr. Gregory B. Newby Chief Executive and Director gbnewby@pglaf.org Section 4.
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Do you know, I can hardly believe I ever was in forlorn Garranard teaching little barefooted children their Catechism and their A, B, C. 'Good-bye, Father Gogarty.
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I can see it all, dear man that you are, thinking you could settle everything, and that I would return to Ireland to teach barefooted little children their Catechism and their A, B, C. How often has the phrase been used in our letters!
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In 46 B. C. the Roman Calendar had gained two months on the actual seasons, and a more accurate calculation resulted in the adoption of the so-called "Julian Calendar" (prepared at the request of Julius Caesar), the two missing months being inserted between November and December in that "year of confusion".
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To realize how thoroughly this policy is recognized as a simple fact, one can hardly do better than quote these perfectly naive and sincere remarks in an editorial entitled "Government Bootlegging," in the New York Tribune, a paper that has never been unfriendly to the Eighteenth Amendment: That American ships had wine lists was no news to the astute Wayne B. Wheeler, generalissimo of the Prohibition forces.
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Marathon Runner THE RUTH FIELDING SERIES BY ALICE B. EMERSON _12mo.
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Examples of B

Example #1
If they look into the 11th Volume of his 'Sermons', they will find that in his Discourse against the _Evil of Corrupt Communication_, he tells them, _That Plays, as the Stage now is, are intolerable, and not fit to be permitted in a Civiliz'd, much less in a Christian Nation, They do most notoriously minister_, says he, _both to Infidelity and Vice.
Example #2
By the Prophaneness of them they are apt to instil bad Principles into the Minds of Men, and to lessen that Awe, and Reverence which all Men ought to have for God and Religion: and by their Lewdness they teach Vice, and art apt to infect the Minds of Men, and dispose them to Lewd and Dissolute Practices.
Example #3
Mr. Leslie Bliss, Director of the Henry E. Huntington Library, San Marino, California.
Example #4
Mr. William Jackson, Director of the Houghton Library, Harvard University.
Example #5
Because the publications are issued without profit it will be impossible to allow discounts to libraries, agents, or booksellers.
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Libraries Libraries as well as individuals are eligible for membership.