DAO


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AcronymDefinition
DAOData Access Objects (Microsoft)
DAODouble Action Only (handguns)
DAODragon Age: Origins (video game)
DAODisk-At-Once (CD creation)
DAODessin Assisté par Ordinateur (French: computer assisted design)
DAOData Assimilation Office
DAODistrict Attorney's Office
DAODefense Attache Office
DAODepartmental Administrative Order
DAODigital Asset Optimization (file indexing)
DAODynamics of Atmospheres and Oceans
DAODesign Approval Organization (Transport Canada)
DAODivision Ammunition Officer
DAODefense Accounting Office
DAODistrict Adjudications Officer
DAODefence Acquisition Organisation (Australia)
DAODuly Authorized Officer (mental health; New Zealand)
DAODe-Asphalted Oil (refinery)
DAOdefense attaché officer (US DoD)
DAODepartment/Agency/Organization
DAODevelopment & Ability Organization (Afghanistan)
DAODistrict Adjudication Officers (US Immigration and Naturalization Service)
DAODivision Aviation Officer
DAODefense Agency Operations
DAOData Analysis Office
DAODial Address Outgoing
DAODisbursing Accounting Officer
DAODayton Area Office (Los Alamos National Laboratory)
DAODays After Option (defense contracting)
DAODivision Air Officer
DAODocument Advisor Office
DAODirector, Air Operations
DAODepartment of Army Organization
DAODual Action Only (firearms)
DAODeskiñ d'An Oadourien (French teaching organization)
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Patients' advanced directives about care, in the event of an acute relapse, given when they are insightful and well, are of little use in a situation involving a DAO.
Whereas DAO was indeed richer in North American titles and had tremendous flexibility in creating searches, it came up short on foreign dissertations.
There is no appeal mechanism for a person affected by a DAO decision or action.
Also available in the DAO category from AMT is the Backup, a 5-inch-long, stainless steel auto pistol chambered in .
When SIG overtook S&W and Beretta in the TDA market with a gun that had no safety catch per se--only a frame-mounted decocker--both optionally offered pistols that way, as well as DAO versions called "slick slides" because they needed no such lever at all.
Clinical studies show that DAO allows regulation of exogenous histamine, unlike antihistamines which simply block it.
The RCMP issues DAO Smith & Wesson 9mms, the full size 16-shot Model 5946 (primarily for uniformed wear) and the compact single-stack 3953 (primarily for plainclothes personnel).
The Para Ordnance LDA, also notable for the lightness of its DAO trigger stroke, is coming on strong.
Beretta, SIG, and Smith jumped on the bandwagon with DAO variants of their traditional double action first shot guns.
provides a unique new inverse planning technique for IMRT called Direct Aperture Optimization, or DAO.
FireStorm also generates J2EE deployment descriptors, Ant build scripts, and Struts web applications for immediate testing of the DAO tier.