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Barb or the BARBs or variation may refer to:


  • Barb (name), a list of people and fictional characters with the given name or surname
  • Barb, a term used by fans of Nicki Minaj to refer to themselves
  • The Barbs, a band






  • Barding or barb, a type of armor for horses
  • A backward-facing point on a fish hook or similar implement, rendering extraction from the victim's flesh more difficult
  • A type of pipe fitting called barb, used to connect hosing (the ridges face backward, making insertion easy and removal difficult)
  • Barb, a shortened version of barbiturate, a drug that acts as a depressant for the central nervous system

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