Identifying the author of a text, idea, or work of art
a book by Ernest Hemingway
Indicating the means of achieving something
malaria can be controlled by attacking the parasite
they plan to provide further working capital by means of borrowing
Indicating a term to which an interpretation is to be assigned
what is meant by “fair?”
Indicating a name according to which a person is known
she mostly calls me by my last name
Indicating the means of transport selected for a journey
traveling by train to Boston
Indicating the other parent of someone's child or children
Richard is his son by his third wife
Indicating the sire of a pedigree animal, esp. a horse
a black filly by Goldfuerst
(followed by a noun without an adjective) In various phrases indicating how something happens
I heard by chance that she has married again
Anderson, by contrast, rejects this view
she ate by candlelight
Indicating the amount or size of a margin
the shot missed her by miles
the raising of taxes by 2.5%
Indicating a unit of measurement
billing is by the minute
In phrases indicating something happening repeatedly or progressively, typically with repetition of a unit of time
colors changing minute by minute
the risk becomes worse by the day
Identifying a parameter
a breakdown of employment figures by age and occupation
Expressing multiplication, often in dimensions
a map measuring 24 by 36 inches
she multiplied it by 89
Indicating a deadline or the end of a particular time period
I've got to do this report by Monday
by now Kelly needed extensive physiotherapy
Indicating location of a physical object beside a place or object
remains were discovered by the roadside
the lamp was by the door
I drove by our house
Indicating the period in which something happens
this animal always hunts by night
Concerning; according to
anything you do is all right by me
she had done her duty by him
Used in mild oaths
it was the least he could do, by God
So as to go past
a car flashed by on the other side of the road
he let only a moment go by
so as to pass a given point; "every hour a train goes past"
aside: in reserve; not for immediate use; "started setting aside money to buy a car"; "put something by for her old age"; "has a nest egg tucked away for a rainy day"
.by is the Internet country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for Belarus. It is administered by the State Center of the Information Security of the President of the Republic of Belarus (Государственный центр безопасности информации при Президенте Республики Беларусь). ...
A pass; Out of the way, subsidiary; Along a path which runs by the speaker; In the vicinity, near; To or at a place, as a residence or place of business; Aside, away; Alternative spelling of bye; Near or next to; At some time before (the given time), or before the end of a given time interval; ...
The ISO 3166-1 two-letter (alpha-2) code for Belarus
Attribution. You must give the original author credit.
Belarus (Byelorussia) [part of Rs (C) in Flora Europaea and AFE vols. 1–9; Bel in AFE vols. 10–12]
A B horizon affected by cryoturbation as manifested by a disrupted and broken horizon, incorporation of materials from other horizons, and mechanical sorting in at least half of the pedon.
fronting the object in place of the subject, the force of the sentence can be changed and the role of the agent can be diminished. ...
apart from, e.g., "be and by the law," according to and apart from the law.
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Close on the wind; "full-and-by"; close-hauled on the wind but with the sails full.
One of the color difference signals used in the NTSC system, obtained by subtracting luminance from the blue video signal. This is the signal which drives the horizontal axis of a vectorscope.
The preferred method for author attribution.
Describes the relationship of a horse to its sire, in the context of its pedigree. A foal is by its sire and out of its dam.^^
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(2h), POs away, cross fingers like an "X".
A word referencing the sire or father of a horse. (See also: Out Of)
A rugged truck equipped with six-wheel drive.
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EG Law on 27. May, 2010 in Definitions
conj. near; at; next to ("by the road"); from ("a play by William Shakespeare"); not later than ("by midnight")