lb

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

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Etymology[edit]

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

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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 notes[edit]

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

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Etymology 1[edit]

(unit of weight): Abbreviation of libra.

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Noun[edit]

lb (plural lbs or lbs.)

  1. A pound (unit of weight).

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Etymology 2[edit]

Abbreviation

Noun[edit]

lb (plural lbs)

  1. (cricket) leg bye

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