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bp 1

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abbreviation

1 Biochemistry Base pair(s), as a unit of length in nucleic acid chains.
1.1 Finance Basis point(s).
1.2 (b.p.) Boiling point.

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Bp 2 Line breaks: Bp

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BP 3 Line breaks: BP
Pronunciation: /biːˈpiː/

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1Before the present (era): 18,000 years BP
1.2British Petroleum, a large multinational oil company.
1.3(Indicating listing in the) British Pharmacopoeia.

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