• Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Neb-neb Same as Bablh.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Neb-neb neb′-neb the dried pods of a species of acacia found in Africa, which are much used in Egypt for tanning—called also Bablah.
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In literature:

Omaha Barb Wire Co., Omaha, Neb.
"Prairie Farmer, Vol. 56: No. 1, January 5, 1884." by Various
Thompson, Dean Agricultural College, Lincoln, Neb.
"The Prairie Farmer, Vol. 56, No. 2, January 12, 1884" by Various
They are assisting in the support of a missionary at our Indian Mission at Santee, Neb.
"The American Missionary, Volume 49, No. 4, April, 1895" by Various
"Trees, Fruits and Flowers of Minnesota, 1916" by Various
He flew round an' round my heead, allus coomin' nearer an' nearer, an' at lang length he settled hissen reight on t' top o' my neb.
"More Tales of the Ridings" by Frederic Moorman
MRS. ALMEDA BRIGNER, Oxford, Furnas Co. Neb,.
"The People's Common Sense Medical Adviser in Plain English" by R. V. Pierce
He made a dive for the cook's galley, where Neb was dishing up the cabin meal.
"Ralph Granger's Fortunes" by William Perry Brown
She must be rescued, Neb-Anat.
"The Mummy and Miss Nitocris" by George Griffith
Neb alone maintained his usual calm manner.
"The Secret of the Island" by W.H.G. Kingston (translation from Jules Verne)
Mrs. A. E. Foote, Omaha, Neb.
"American Missionary - Volume 50, No. 2, February, 1896" by Various

In poetry:

His name, you know, is Washington
Neb-u-chad-nez-zar Solomon
Sambo Snowball Timothy Jack
Adolphus Rule Britannia Black.
"Little People: An Alphabet" by Thomas William Hodgson Crosland
O worser waxeth thy story far,
For these drew upon me bolt and bar.
Fly south, O fowl, to the field of death
For nothing sweet thy grey neb saith.
"The Raven And The King's Daughter" by William Morris

In news:

Studies done by the Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Neb.
Sidwell wrote and submitted 14 blog entries from the gnome 's perspective, along with photos of the gnome at Passport stops (pictured at Sage Hill Vineyard in Parks, Neb.).
Tyler Ellyson, Columbus Telegram, Neb.
In this photo from July 24, 2010, former US senator George McGovern speaks in Columbus, Neb.
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid saluted retiring Sen Ben Nelson, D-Neb.
The plant world lost one of its most knowledgeable and passionate members on Oct 18, 2012 with the death of Harlan Hamernik, founder of Bluebird Nursery in Clarkson, Neb.
Installation Spotlight: Hastings College, Hastings , Neb.
The 6-2 junior forward from Alliance, Neb.
Paul and Shelley Freeman, of Lincoln, Neb.
Irons , 79, of Waterville, passed away Sunday, Nov 4, 2012, in Lincoln, Neb.
Scenes from the Olympic swimming trials in Omaha, Neb.
Bill Muck and Mary McLaughlin were married on April 1, 1962, in Inavale, Neb.
Jackie and Denise Lasiter, Waterloo, Neb.
Mullen of Omaha, Neb.
Installation Spotlight: Hastings College, Hastings, Neb .

In science:

More rarefied streams and/or stronger magnetic fields favor cyclotron emission (ǫcyc ∝ NeB 2 ), which results in a reduced shock height and two-fluid plasma with the electrons being substantially cooler than the ions (Fischer & Beuermann 2001).
New Low Accretion-Rate Magnetic Binary Systems and their Significance for the Evolution of Cataclysmic Variables
The northern neb ular features correspond to HH 896, whereas the southern ones form HH 897.
Geysers in the Lagoon: new Herbig-Haro objects in M8
Let us assume that at the moment of explosion the expansion velocity of the supernova envelope at its inner radius is V0,Neb and its initial mass is M0,Neb .
Gamma-rays from the pulsar wind nebulae
The effect is very striking when also the nature of the hot continuum changes – from a blackbody during outburst to a neb ular radiation in a quiescence.
The role of ionization in symbiotic binaries
Temperature fluctuations in neb ulae can be estimated in different ways.
The oxygen abundance in the inner HII regions of M101. Implications for the calibration of strong-line metallicity indicators