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b.w.

b and w
B b

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Definitions of b.w. word

  • adjective b.w. (of a motion picture, photograph, drawing, etc.) black and white, as distinguished from color. 1
  • noun b.w. warfare that makes use of bacteria, viruses, toxins, etc., to disable or destroy people, domestic animals, and food crops. Abbreviation: B.W. 1

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Origin of b.w.

First appearance:

before 1945
One of the 6% newest English words
First recorded in 1945-50

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Parts of speech for B.w.

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation

b.w. popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 53% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 50% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

b.w. usage trend in Literature

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