Beverage is a general term which means a drink specifically prepared for human consumption. Almost always it largely consists of water. It is a liquid for drinking; usually applied to drink artificially prepared and of an agreeable flavor; as, an intoxicating beverage. Below are specific kinds/types of beverages:

A bayonet is a knife- or dagger-shaped weapon designed to fit on or over the muzzle of a rifle or similar weapon. It is a close combat weapon.

Brewing involves the process of producing beer from barley grain .

Brewing and brewery evolved from a craft to an industry during the 19th century, Once the malt is prepared, it is ground and stirred at high temperatures for long periods.

Beef is the general term describing the meat derived from cattle.

Beef is also an adjective to describe cattle raised primarily for meat production as opposed to milk production. (ie. beef cattle vs. dairy cattle

A Balloon is characteriezed as an un-powered lighter-than-air vehicle. Balloons can derive their buoyancy from the confinement of hot air, hydrogen, helium, ammonia or other gas. Balloons can be free (un-tethered and free to drift with the wind) or tethered to the ground (sometimes called captive or kite balloons).

-see also:
"Balloons" is in the CPC Code "4961"
  Balloons and dirigibles; gliders, hang gliders and other non-powered aircraft

"Balloons" is in the HS Code "8801"
  Balloons And Dirigibles; Gliders, Hang Gliders And Other Non-Powered Aircraft

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- Bearing (or hand bearing) compass : Bearing (or hand bearing) compass is typically a compass of superlative accuracy that is used in fixing position by triangulation; that is, taking a Reading from 2 or more landmarks so that your position may be plotted by drawing these bearing lines, which will intersect at your position.

- Beam compass : Beam compass is a type of compass capable of drawing circles and arcs that exceed the limits of a standard compass.

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