a group of islands in the Philippines, N of Luzon. 225 sq. mi. (580 sq. km).
- Baby at
baby at hardware The redesigned AT motherboard that had the same size as the XT motherboard had (8.5″ x 11″) and could thus fit into an XT case. The original 12″ x 13″ AT motherboards are now largely forgotten. Compare ATX. (1997-02-20)
- Baby back ribs
plural noun the meaty pork ribs that come from the blade and center section of the loin, the lower back rib section Examples These are finger-lickin’ good baby back ribs – the meat is so tender that it falls off the bone as you lift them out of the pan. Word Origin 1981; not from […]
- Baby beef
a young beef animal that has been fattened for marketing when 12 to 20 months old. the meat of a baby beef.
- Baby bell
one of the seven regional telephone companies formed after the breakup of the Bell system in 1983. Historical Examples “Baby Bell” always seemed perfection, before, but now that I have children it has got even beyond that. The Letters Of Mark Twain, Volume 2, 1867-1875 Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)