See also: gb, Gb, ɡb, .gb, and G♭
U+3387, ㎇
SQUARE GB

[U+3386]
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[U+3388]

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GB

  1. (international standards) ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 country code for United Kingdom.
    Synonym: GBR (alpha-3)

Usage notesEdit

The code includes the Sovereign Base Areas of Akrotiri and Dhekelia.

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EnglishEdit

SymbolEdit

GB

  1. (computing, formal) gigabyte (1,000 megabytes or 1,000,000,000 bytes)
  2. (computing, informal) gibibyte (210 (1024) megabytes (mebibytes) or 230 (1,073,741,824) bytes).
    Synonym: GiB.

NounEdit

GB (plural GBs)

  1. (anatomy) Initialism of gallbladder.
  2. (informal, pharmacology) Initialism of goofball (barbiturate).
    • 1965 February 26, James Mills, “The World of Needle Park”, in Time, volume 58, number 8, page 82:
      Goofballs usually produce a quiet drowsiness, but also at times a tense aggressiveness that can be frighteningly unpredictable. Irene's behavior when she is high on GBs, which is most of the time, has created such havoc in the neighborhood restaurants that they no longer let her in.

TranslationsEdit

Proper nounEdit

GB

  1. Initialism of Great Britain.
  2. Initialism of Gilgit-Baltistan.
  3. Abbreviation of Green Bay in Wisconsin, USA.
  4. Initialism of Game Boy.
  5. (chemistry, military) Initialism of German agent B (US designation for the nerve gas sarin).
  6. Initialism of Guantanamo Bay.
  7. (linguistics) Initialism of Government and Binding.

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PhraseEdit

GB

  1. (Internet slang) Initialism of God bless.

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SpanishEdit

 
Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Proper nounEdit

GB f

  1. Acronym of Geroa Bai.

YorubaEdit

LetterEdit

GB

  1. Alternative letter-case form of Gb (The eighth letter of the Yoruba alphabet)

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