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Beta vs. Betta — What's the Difference?

Beta vs. Betta — What's the Difference?

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Beta

Beta (UK: , US: ; uppercase Β, lowercase β, or cursive ϐ; Ancient Greek: βῆτα, romanized: bē̂ta or Greek: βήτα, romanized: víta) is the second letter of the Greek alphabet. In the system of Greek numerals it has a value of 2.
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Betta

Betta, is a large genus of small, often colorful, freshwater ray-finned fishes, known as "bettas", in the gourami family (Osphronemidae). The best known Betta species is B. splendens, commonly known as the Siamese fighting fish.
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Beta

The second letter of the Greek alphabet. See Table at alphabet.
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Betta

Any of various species of small, brightly colored, long-finned freshwater fishes of the genus Betta of Southeast Asia, many of which, such as the Siamese fighting fish, are popular in home aquariums.
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Beta

The second item in a series or system of classification.
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Betta

Any fish of the genus Betta, especially Betta splendens (the Siamese fighting fish).
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Beta

A mathematical measure of the sensitivity of rates of return on a portfolio or a given stock compared with rates of return on the market as a whole. A beta of 1.0 indicates that an asset closely follows the market; a beta greater than 1.0 indicates greater volatility than the market.
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Betta

Pronunciation spelling of better.
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Beta

(Astronomy) The second brightest star in a constellation.
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Betta

(slang) better.
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Beta

(Computers) The version of a software or hardware product used in a beta test.
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Beta

Being the second-ranked individual of one's sex. Used of social animals
The beta male of the chimpanzee colony.
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Beta

Being in the second position relative to a designated carbon atom in an organic molecule at which an atom or a group may be substituted.
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Beta

Referring to the second of a group of isomers, or molecules of similar origin or properties, determined arbitrarily by those who discover or classify them. Used in combination
Beta-estradiol.
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Beta

(Computers) Of or relating to a beta test or the software or hardware involved in a beta test.
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Beta

The second letter of the Greek alphabet (Β,  β), preceded by alpha (Α,  α) and followed by gamma, (Γ,  γ). In modern Greek it represents the voiced labiodental fricative sound of v found in the English words have and vase.
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Beta

An academic grade better than a gamma and worse than an alpha.
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Beta

(finance) Average sensitivity of a security's price to overall securities market prices.
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Beta

(uncountable) The phase of development after alpha testing and before launch, in which software, while not complete, has been released to potential users for testing.
The company is offering a public beta program to test the software.
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Beta

(countable) Software in such a phase; a preliminary version.
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Beta

Any kind of content from early development that was not used in the final product.
Beta levels, beta characters, beta items in a video game
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Beta

(climbing) Information about a route which may aid someone in climbing it.
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Beta

(physics) A beta particle or beta ray.
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Beta

(aviation) sideslip angle.
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Beta

(aviation) The range of engine power settings in which the blade pitch angle of a constant-speed propeller is controlled directly by the angle of the engine's throttle lever (rather than varying with engine torque and airspeed to maintain a constant propeller RPM), allowing the propeller to be disked to generate high drag and slow the aircraft quickly.
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Beta

Alternative spelling of betta
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Beta

Ellipsis of beta malea man who is less competent or desirable than an alpha male.
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Beta

(fandom) In omegaverse fiction, a person of a secondary sex similar to normal humans, lacking the biological drives of alphas and omegas but generally capable of bonding and mating with either.
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Beta

Identifying a molecular position in an organic chemical compound.
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Beta

Designates the second in an order of precedence.
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Beta

(computing) Preliminary; prerelease. Refers to an incomplete version of a product released for initial testing.
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Beta

(of a person, object or action) Associated with the beta male/female archetype.
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Beta

(computing) To preliminarily release computer software for initial testing prior to final release.
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Beta

To beta-read a text.
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Beta

The second letter of the Greek alphabet, B,
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Beta

The 2nd letter of the Greek alphabet
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Beta

Beets
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Beta

Second in order of importance;
The candidate, considered a beta male, was perceived to be unable to lead his party to victory
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Beta

Preliminary or testing stage of a software or hardware product;
A beta version
Beta software
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