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BILL

Abbreviation for bass increase at low levels , under level.

Bill

(bil),
Arthur H., U.S. obstetrician, 1877-1961. See: Bill maneuver.

bill

(bĭl)
n.
1. A structure projecting from the head of a bird, consisting of the jaws and their horny covering and including the upper and lower mandibles; a beak.
2. A similar horny mouth part, such as that of a turtle.

bill

A proposal for new legislation in Parliament. Most important bills are introduced to Parliament by a government minister and relate to public policy. If the bill is approved by a majority of members of both the House of Commons and House of Lords, it will become an Act of Parliament and the law of the land.

bill

see BEAK.

bill

see beak.
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Meteorites, the fragments of asteroids that have fallen to Earth, fit the bill.
The Yankees' Ramiro Mendoza would fit the bill, but Yankees manager Joe Torre has been insistent on keeping him because of his ability to both start and pitch out of the bullpen.
An old flame from Hillary Rodham Clinton's school days says she wanted an ambitious man in her life, and Bill Clinton fit the bill better than he did.