bis: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (bis), [key]
— adv.
  1. twice.
  2. again (used interjectionally as an enthusiastic call for the repetition of a musical performance).


Pronunciation: (bis), [key]
— n.
  1. a sheer, often embroidered linen, used in the manufacture of altar cloths.


Pronunciation: [key]
  1. Bank for International Settlements.
  2. British Information Services.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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