GB

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

[U+3386]
CJK Compatibility
[U+3388]

Translingual[edit]

Symbol[edit]

GB

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

Usage notes[edit]

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

Anagrams[edit]


English[edit]

Symbol[edit]

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.

Noun[edit]

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.

Translations[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

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.

See also[edit]

Phrase[edit]

GB

  1. (Internet slang) Initialism of God bless.

Anagrams[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia es

Proper noun[edit]

GB f

  1. Acronym of Geroa Bai.

Yoruba[edit]

Letter[edit]

GB

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

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