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1. (Placename) Great Britain
2. (Computer Science) Also: Gb gigabyte
3. (Automotive Engineering) Great Britain (international car registration)
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|Noun||1.||GB - a highly toxic chemical nerve agent that inhibits the activity of cholinesterase|
organophosphate nerve agent - any of a series of nerve agents containing organophosphate compounds first synthesized by German chemists in 1936; in World War II the Germans tested them in concentration camps but not on the battlefield; Iraq is alleged to have used them against Iran and against the Kurds
|2.||Gb - a unit of magnetomotive force equal to 0.7958 ampere-turns|
magnetomotive force unit - a unit of measurement of magnetomotive force
|3.||Gb - a unit of information equal to 1000 megabits or 10^9 (1,000,000,000) bits|
|4.||GB - a unit of information equal to 1000 megabytes or 10^9 (1,000,000,000) bytes|
|5.||GB - a unit of information equal to 1024 mebibytes or 2^30 (1,073,741,824) bytes|
mebibyte, MiB, megabyte, MB, M - a unit of information equal to 1024 kibibytes or 2^20 (1,048,576) bytes
|6.||GB - an island comprising England and Scotland and Wales|
British Isles - Great Britain and Ireland and adjacent islands in the north Atlantic
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
Scotland - one of the four countries that make up the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland; located on the northern part of the island of Great Britain; famous for bagpipes and plaids and kilts
Solway Firth - a large firth on the west coast of Britain between England and Scotland
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GBN ABBR =Great Britain → Gran Bretaña f
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GB[ˌdʒiːˈbiː] abbr =Great Britain → GB
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