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bar1 British & World English

A long rigid piece of wood, metal, or similar material, typically used as an obstruction, fastening, or weapon

bar2 British & World English

A unit of pressure equivalent to a hundred thousand newtons per square metre or approximately one atmosphere

Bar. British & World English

Baruch (Apocrypha) (in biblical references)

the bar in bar1 British & World English

The crossbar of a goal

the Bar in bar1 British & World English

The profession of barrister

T-bar British & World English

A beam or bar shaped like the letter T

bar-hop British & World English

Visit several bars in succession, having a drink in each

dun-bar British & World English

A variable European moth with darker lines and bands on the wings, found in wooded districts

pry bar British & World English

A small, flattish iron bar used in the same way as a crowbar

roo bar British & World English

Australian term for bull bar.

raw bar British & World English

A bar or counter which sells raw oysters and other seafood

tow bar British & World English

A bar fitted to the back of a vehicle, used in towing a trailer or caravan

wet bar British & World English

A bar or counter in the home for serving alcoholic drinks

bar none in bar1 British & World English

With no exceptions

bar none British & World English

With no exceptions

bar chart British & World English

A diagram in which the numerical values of variables are represented by the height or length of lines or rectangles of equal width

bar girl British & World English

A woman or girl who works in a bar, especially an attractive woman employed to encourage customers to buy drinks

bar graph British & World English

another term for bar chart.

bar line British & World English

A vertical line used in a musical score to mark a division between bars

bar stool British & World English

A tall stool for customers at a bar to sit on

bar tack British & World English

A stitch made to strengthen a potential weak spot in a garment or other sewn item

bull bar British & World English

A strong metal grille fitted to the front of a motor vehicle to protect it against impact damage

cash bar British & World English

A bar at a social function at which guests buy drinks rather than having them provided free

cafe bar British & World English

A cafe which also serves alcoholic drinks

crush bar British & World English

A bar in a theatre or opera house selling drinks to the audience in the interval

error bar British & World English

A line through a point on a graph, parallel to one of the axes, which represents the uncertainty or error of the corresponding coordinate of the point

fern bar British & World English

A barroom in a contemporary design that includes ferns and other plants

menu bar British & World English

A horizontal bar, typically located at the top of the screen below the title bar, containing drop-down menus

milk bar British & World English

A snack bar that sells milk drinks and other refreshments

outer bar British & World English

(In the UK) a collective term for barristers who are not Queen’s or King’s Counsels

open bar British & World English

A bar at a special function at which the drinks have been paid for by the host or are prepaid through the admission fee

nudge bar British & World English

another term for bull bar.

piano bar British & World English

A bar that features live piano music

point bar British & World English

An alluvial deposit that forms by accretion inside an expanding loop of a river

roll bar British & World English

A metal bar running up the sides and across the top of a vehicle, especially one used in motor sport, strengthening its frame and protecting the occupants if the vehicle overturns

stay bar British & World English

A support used in building or in machinery

space bar British & World English

A long key on a typewriter or computer keyboard for making a space between words

snack bar British & World English

A place where snacks are sold

sway bar British & World English

another term for anti-roll bar.

title bar British & World English

A horizontal bar at the top of a window, bearing the name of the program and typically the name of the currently active document

tommy bar British & World English

A short bar used to turn a box spanner

wall bar British & World English

One of a set of parallel horizontal bars attached to the wall of a gymnasium, on which exercises are performed

inner bar British & World English

(In the UK) all Queen’s or King’s Counsel collectively

heel bar British & World English

A small shop or stall where shoes are repaired, especially while the customer waits

wine bar British & World English

A bar or small restaurant where wine is the main drink available

address bar British & World English

A text box in a web browser displaying the address of the web page that is currently being viewed

Bar-Cochba British & World English

Jewish rebel leader; known as Simeon in Jewish sources. He led the rebellion against the Romans in ad 132, and was accepted by some of his Jewish contemporaries as the Messiah

Bar Harbor British & World English

A resort town in southern central Maine, on Mount Desert Island; population 5,129 (est. 2008)

bar mitzvah British & World English

The initiation ceremony of a Jewish boy who has reached the age of 13 and is regarded as ready to observe religious precepts and eligible to take part in public worship

bar person British & World English

A person who works in a bar


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