1. [syn: BC, B.C., before Christ]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
BC \BC\, B C \B. C.\n.
before Christ; used in reckoning dates before the supposed
year Christ was born, i.e. 1 a. d..
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
adv 1: before the Christian era; used following dates before the
supposed year Christ was born; "in 200 BC" [syn: BC,
B.C., before Christ]
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018):
An arbitrary precision numeric processing language with
C-like syntax. Traditionally implemented as a front-end
to DC. There is a GNU version called GNU BC.
Unix manual page: bc(1).