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V.E.R.A. -- Virtual Entity of Relevant Acronyms (September 2014):

BSD Berkeley System / Software Distribution (manufacturer, Unix, OS)
V.E.R.A. -- Virtual Entity of Relevant Acronyms (September 2014):

BSD Blind Spot Detection (car)
The Jargon File (version 4.4.7, 29 Dec 2003):

BSD /B?S?D/, n. [abbreviation for ?Berkeley Software Distribution?] a family of Unix versions for the DEC VAX and PDP-11 developed by Bill Joy and others at Berzerkeley starting around 1977, incorporating paged virtual memory, TCP/IP networking enhancements, and many other features. The BSD versions (4.1, 4.2, and 4.3) and the commercial versions derived from them (SunOS, ULTRIX, and Mt. Xinu) held the technical lead in the Unix world until AT& T's successful standardization efforts after about 1986; descendants including Free/Open/NetBSD, BSD/OS and MacOS X are still widely popular. Note that BSD versions going back to 2.9 are often referred to by their version numbers alone, without the BSD prefix. See also Unix.
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (18 March 2015):

Berkeley Software Distribution 4.2BSD 4.3BSD Berkeley 4.2 Berkeley Unix BSD BSD Unix (BSD) A family of Unix versions developed by Bill Joy and others at the University of California at Berkeley, originally for the DEC VAX and PDP-11 computers, and subsequently ported to almost all modern general-purpose computers. BSD Unix incorporates paged virtual memory, TCP/IP networking enhancements and many other features. BSD UNIX 4.0 was released on 1980-10-19. The BSD versions (4.1, 4.2, and 4.3) and the commercial versions derived from them (SunOS, ULTRIX, Mt. Xinu, Dynix) held the technical lead in the Unix world until AT&T's successful standardisation efforts after about 1986, and are still widely popular. See also Berzerkeley, USG Unix. (2005-01-20)