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See also: hb, Hb., ḥb, and ḫb

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PronunciationEdit

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Proper nounEdit

HB

  1. Initialism of Hansestadt Bremen. The German city of Bremen. (Used on licence plates and informally in other contexts.)
    Let's meet in HB tomorrow.

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AdjectiveEdit

HB (not comparable)

  1. hard black (describing a pencil that makes lighter marks than a grade B, but darker marks than a grade H pencil)

NounEdit

HB (plural HBs)

  1. (stars) Initialism of horizontal branch.
  2. (slang, seduction community) A hot babe, someone pickup artists try to seduce. (Usually followed by a number in the 1-10 scale of physical beauty, e.g. HB10.)
  3. (health) Initialism of homebirth.
  4. (law, politics, often followed by a number) Initialism of house bill (a bill proposed in or passed by a legislative house). (Compare SB.)
    HB2

Related termsEdit

  • ZAHB (zero-age horizontal branch)
  • BHB (blue horizontal branch)
  • AGB (asymptotic giant branch)
  • TRGB (tip of the red giant branch)

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NounEdit

HB

  1. (Switzerland) Abbreviation of Hauptbahnhof.

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