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bill of rights a formal list or summary of fundamental rights and liberties to which a people or class is entitled. [3 definitions]
bill of sale a written document that shows that something has been sold by one party to another.
billow a large wave or surge in the ocean; swell. [4 definitions]
billowy surging or swelling in, or full of, billows.
billposter one who is hired to post notices or advertisements.
billy a club, esp. that of a policeman; billy club.
billy goat a male goat.
bilobate having two lobes.
bimanual using, or requiring the use of, both hands.
bimbo (slang) a woman, esp. one considered to be stupid, silly, or sexually promiscuous.
bimetal made of two metals. [2 definitions]
bimetallic composed of two metals. [2 definitions]
bimetallism the use of two metals, usu. gold and silver, at fixed values in relation to each other, as the monetary standard of currency and value. [2 definitions]
bimodal having or exhibiting two distinct modes or forms.
bimonthly appearing or occurring every two months. [3 definitions]
bin a storage container or space, as for such things as firewood, foods, or coal, or for things that will eventually be discarded. [2 definitions]
bin- two; both.
binary consisting of or characterized by two parts or components. [4 definitions]
binary star two stars orbiting around a common center of gravity and often appearing as one to the unaided sight or through a telescope; double star.
binary system a numbering system with a base of two. In binary numbers, any number can be expressed by 1, 0, or a combination of these. The number five is written as "101" in the binary system.
binate produced in two parts or pairs, as certain leaves.