The company is sometimes credited with pioneering the "world's first computer program" which is the plug board that was used in its tabulation machines from the 1920s.
What does PB stand for?
PB stands for Plug Board
This definition appears somewhat frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Information technology (IT) and computers
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We have 82 other meanings of PB in our Acronym Attic
- Pickle Ball (sport)
- Pit Bull
- Pitney Bowes
- Plastic Bag (various companies)
- Plat Book
- Plate Block
- Playboy (magazine)
- Played By (roleplay gaming)
- Plot Bunny (fan fiction)
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So, to avoid spending the festivities in casualty or burning down the Christmas tree like Clark Griswold in the cult 80s film National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation, look for safety marks like BS Kitemarks on electrical items such as Christmas lights, don't overload plug boards, only buy electrical products and decorations from a reputable retailer and declutter areas such as stairways and halls to prevent trips and falls.