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What does HB stand for?

HB stands for Homing Beacon

This definition appears somewhat frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Military and Government

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Samples in periodicals archive:

Sitting under a British sun, the Fantale Orange of the test car acts like a homing beacon for every youngish driver of a delivery van or pepped up Peugeot, who will sit behind you taking photos on their phones.
But it had less luck with the homing beacon device used in Goldfinger to track the villain's car - the CIA version had 'too many bugs in it', Dulles said, and stopped working when the enemy entered a crowded city.