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Noun: PBS
  1. A solution containing a phosphate buffer
    - phosphate buffer solution
Abbreviation: PBS
  1. Public Broadcasting Service (US broadcaster)
Noun: Pb
  1. A soft heavy toxic malleable metallic element; bluish white when freshly cut but tarnishes readily to dull grey
    - lead[2], atomic number 82
     
  2. A unit of information equal to 1000 terabits or 10^15 bits
    - petabit, Pbit

Type of: buffer solution, computer memory unit, metal, metallic element

Part of: cerussite, Eb, Ebit, exabit, galena, white lead ore

Encyclopedia: PBS

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