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  1. B-Method

    The B method is method of software development based on B, a tool-supported formal method based around an abstract machine notation, used in the development of computer software. It was originally developed by Jean-Raymond Abrial in France and the UK. B is related to the Z notation and supports development of programming language code from specifications. B has been used in major safety-critical system applications in Europe. It has robust, commercially available tool support for specification, design, proof and code generation. Compared to Z, B is slightly more low-level and more focused on refinement to code rather than just formal specification — hence it is easier to correctly implement a specification written in B than one in Z. In particular, there is good tool support for this. Recently, another formal method called Event-B has been developed. Event-B is considered an evolution of B. It is a simpler notation, which is easier to learn and use. It comes with tool support in the form of the Rodin tool.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of b-method in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of b-method in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of b-method in a Sentence

  1. Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel:

    It's a bad method.

  2. William Shakespeare:

    There is a method to madness!

  3. Mark Caine:

    At all times it is better to have a method.

  4. Scott Kelly:

    That’s my method for getting people to Mars.

  5. William Shakespeare:

    Though this be madness, yet there is method in it.

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