fbls.

fbls.
Abbreviation of football fields when used as a unit of measure. 1 fbl. equals approximately 100 yards.
Used by media outlets and the Discovery channel to describe objects of arbitrary 'biggness' to audiences who, evidently, are unable to relate size to anything but football.

The moon is over 3 billion feet from the earth. That's over 10 million fbls.


Dictionary of american slang with examples. .

Игры ⚽ Поможем написать реферат

Look at other dictionaries:

  • fbls. — Abbreviation of football fields when used as a unit of measure. 1 fbl. equals approximately 100 yards. Used by media outlets and the Discovery channel to describe objects of arbitrary biggness to audiences who, evidently, are unable to relate… …   Dictionary of american slang

  • FBXL3 — F box and leucine rich repeat protein 3, also known as FBXL3, is a human gene. PBB Summary section title = summary text = This gene encodes a member of the F box protein family which is characterized by an approximately 40 amino acid motif, the F …   Wikipedia

  • SKP2 — S phase kinase associated protein 2 (p45), also known as SKP2, is a human gene. [cite web | title = Entrez Gene: SKP2 S phase kinase associated protein 2 (p45)| url = http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?Db=gene Cmd=ShowDetailView… …   Wikipedia

  • FBXL11 — F box and leucine rich repeat protein 11, also known as FBXL11, is a human gene.cite web | title = Entrez Gene: FBXL11 F box and leucine rich repeat protein 11| url = http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?Db=gene Cmd=ShowDetailView… …   Wikipedia

  • FBXL5 — F box and leucine rich repeat protein 5, also known as FBXL5, is a human gene.cite web | title = Entrez Gene: FBXL5 F box and leucine rich repeat protein 5| url = http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?Db=gene Cmd=ShowDetailView… …   Wikipedia

  • FBXL7 — F box and leucine rich repeat protein 7, also known as FBXL7, is a human gene.cite web | title = Entrez Gene: FBXL7 F box and leucine rich repeat protein 7| url = http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?Db=gene Cmd=ShowDetailView… …   Wikipedia

  • FBXL2 — F box and leucine rich repeat protein 2, also known as FBXL2, is a human gene. PBB Summary section title = summary text = This gene encodes a member of the F box protein family which is characterized by an approximately 40 amino acid motif, the F …   Wikipedia

  • Leuben-Schleinitz — Wappen Deutschlandkarte Hilfe zu Wappen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Bill of lading — Admiralty law History …   Wikipedia

  • BTRC (gene) — Beta transducin repeat containing, also known as BTRC, is a human gene.cite web | title = Entrez Gene: BTRC beta transducin repeat containing| url = http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?Db=gene Cmd=ShowDetailView TermToSearch=8945| accessdate …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”