• WordNet 3.6
    • n Hb a hemoprotein composed of globin and heme that gives red blood cells their characteristic color; function primarily to transport oxygen from the lungs to the body tissues "fish have simpler hemoglobin than mammals"
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • Hb An abbreviation of His (or Her) Britannic Majesty.
    • n Hb A contraction of hemoglobin.
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In literature:

The lines AG, HB are parallel.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Part 3" by Various
Studies of this kind are easily made, when you are in haste, with an F. or HB.
"The Elements of Drawing" by John Ruskin
Two months ago, Government Edict 7-3356-Hb abolished titles of courtesy absolutely and finally.
"Thin Edge" by Gordon Randall Garrett
The "sketches" of HB were a complete innovation upon pictorial satire.
"English Caricaturists and Graphic Humourists of the Nineteenth Century." by Graham Everitt
Td is the office call of young Dailey, Hb of Barker, and Jb of Master Bailey.
"Harper's Round Table, August 6, 1895" by Various
On another were 70 bright lines between Hb and Hs.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 8, Slice 10" by Various
HB, hard bast, the black, irregular ring protecting the soft bast.
"Wood and Forest" by William Noyes
The pipes H'L, H'H, and HB are filled with water.
"Household Administration" by Various

In news:

Xylan HB has been introduced by Whitford.
Cheryl Brothers ( HB Independent / October 10, 2012 ).
Dual headlights are a dead giveaway: The production GSX-R750 is basically a street-legal version of the HB Suzuki XR41 that won the 1983 FIM World Endurance Championship.
Introducing the D812 buggy from the minds at HB.
As members of the Hispanic Caucus we understand the need for and encourage reform, but unfortunately SB 2040/HB 7089, relating to "Enforcement of Immigration Laws", are not sensible solutions.
HB Neighbors applies to put Main Street Library and Triangle Park on the National Historic Registry.
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( KENT TREPTOW, HB Independent / February 4, 2011 ).
( KEVIN CHANG, HB Independent / November 20, 2012 ).
A house committee approved HB 5831 and HB 5167 last week.
Bradley Beesley, director of all your favorite Flaming Lips videos, "Okie Noodling" and "Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo," directed this fantastic new HB video.
HB 1217 was heavily debated.
HB field hockey team breaks through with crown.
Correction (Feb 29, 2012: 1:51 p.m.): The original version of this column incorrectly characterized the effect of HB 947.
( SCOTT SMELTZER, HB Independent / November 20, 2012 ).

In science:

Gauge invariant functionals Hb [q ] = hb, h(q)i are integrals of flows (3.9).
Solutions to WDVV from generalized Drinfeld-Sokolov hierarchies
Hence, we have the unique a constant C with |hB (X ,L)(x) − hB height function hB L modulo the set of bounded functions.
A note on polarizations of finitely generated fields
We may assume that D = k∆(hB (1 − hB )) + 2|∇hB |2k∞ < ∞ with D not dependent on B , q , f .
Intermittency in a catalytic random medium
If hb(ξcc) = ξba or hb(ξcc) = ξbb , we reach the same conclusion.
On a free group of transformations defined by an automaton
In addition, by (2.7) HB ⊂ S so that HB ⊂ (CB ) ∩ S proving property (i).
On extensions of Sobolev functions defined on regular subsets of metric measure spaces