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bevel the angle, other than a right angle, at which one line or surface intersects another. [3 definitions]
bevel gear a gear with teeth angled or beveled so that it meshes with another gear whose shaft is at an angle of less than 180 degrees to its own shaft.
beverage any drinkable liquid, usu. excluding water or medicine.
bevy a group of birds or other animals, esp. quail or larks. [2 definitions]
bewail to mourn or express great sorrow for; wail or cry over; lament. [2 definitions]
beware to be wary or cautious (usu. used imperatively). [2 definitions]
bewilder to confuse or befuddle, esp. with too many or conflicting alternatives.
bewitch to enchant or cast a spell over with or as if with witchcraft. [2 definitions]
bey an Ottoman Empire provincial governor. [3 definitions]
beyond past the far side of; farther on than; later than. [6 definitions]
beyond question without any doubt.
beyond the shadow of a doubt with absolute certainty; indeed.
bezel the slanted or beveled edge of a cutting tool such as a chisel. [2 definitions]
bezique a card game similar to pinochle but using two of each card higher than a six.
B-girl a woman employed by a drinking establishment to act as a companion for male customers and entice them to buy expensive drinks.
bhai a term of respect among Hindus meaning "brother."
bhairavi a type of Indian classical raga, often performed at the end of a musical presentation.
bhang the hemp plant of India. [2 definitions]
B horizon the subsoil in a geologic soil profile, bearing a concentration of material leached from the topsoil.
Bhutan an Asian country in the Himalayas, between India and China.
Bi symbol of the chemical element bismuth.