Military. construction battalion.
Bachelor of Surgery.
British. Companion of the Bath.
centre of buoyancy (of a boat, etc)
Companion of the (Order of the) Bath (an English title)
(in Canada) Cape Breton Island
1959, abbreviation of citizens’ band (radio).
A bipolar lead of an electrocardiograph that has electrodes attached to the chest and back.
columbium (no longer in scientific use)
- CB radio
a device that transmits and receives radio signals only within a designated band of frequencies. Compare Citizens Band. a system of private radio communication built around such a device.
a person who owns and operates a CB radio. an enthusiast or devotee of CB radio.
central business area collective bargaining agreement cost-benefit analysis Contemporary Examples
A BASIC compiler by Gordon Eubanks, now at Symantec. It evolved from/into EBASIC. (1994-11-29)