See also: LB, Lb, LB., Lb., lb., .lb, L.B., L. B., and

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

(computer science): From New Latin logarithmus binarii (binary logarithm).

SymbolEdit

lb

  1. (computer science) Binary logarithm; logarithm to the base 2.
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  2. (international standards) ISO 639-1 language code for Luxembourgish.

Usage notesEdit

(computer science): The ISO 80000-2:2019 standard prescribes this symbol for the binary logarithm.

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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

(unit of weight): Abbreviation of libra.

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

lb (plural lbs or lbs.)

  1. A pound (unit of weight).

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Etymology 2Edit

Abbreviation

NounEdit

lb (plural lbs)

  1. (cricket) leg bye

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