BOD

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AcronymDefinition
BODBody
BODBiochemical Oxygen Demand
BODBeauty of the Day (Tank Girl)
BODBiological Oxygen Demand
BODBooks on Demand
BODBoard Of Directors
BODBrian O'Driscoll (Irish rugby player)
BODBurden of Disease
BODBrotherhood of Doom
BODBoard of Deputies of British Jews (UK)
BODBandwidth on Demand
BODBenefit of the Doubt
BODBased on Demand
BODBook on Demand
BODBusiness Object Dispatcher
BODBusiness Object Designer
BODBrothers of Destruction (professional wrestling team; World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc.)
BODBasis of Design (document)
BODBetter Off Dead
BODBunkers on Delivery (shipping)
BODBulletin Officiel des Douanes (French: Official Customs Bulletin)
BODBrown Out Detection
BODBrown-Out Detection
BODBarrels of Oil per Day
BODBrides of Destruction (band)
BODBeware of Dog
BODBusiness Object Document
BODBusiness of Dentistry Magazine (UK)
BODBeneficial Occupancy Date
BODBid Opening Date
BODBeginning Of Day
BODBordeaux, France - Merignac (Airport Code)
BODBulk Order Deed (Ultima online gaming)
BODBottled on Date
BODBishop O'Dowd High School (California)
BODBringer of Death (gaming, World of Warcraft)
BODBeginning Of Data
BODBrachymorphism-Onychodysplasia-Dysphalangism
BODBag of Donuts (band)
BODBase Ordnance Depot
BODBusiness Office Director
BODBorn on Date (Budweiser freshness date)
BODBattery Operated Device
BODBasic Oxygen Demand
BODBuy on Dips
BODBusiness Operating Division
BODBlack Out Drunk (Internet slang)
BODBottom of Duct (HVAC)
BODBuilding Occupancy Date
BODBright Object Detector
BODBottom of the Draw
BODBasic Operational Data
BODBeginning of Descent (flight planning)
BODBill of Distributions (supply chain management)
BODBackup on Demand (data management)
BODBulletin Officiel du Département (French: Official Bulletin of the Department)
BODBilling Operations Development
BODBeneficial Occupancy Determination
BODBreak of Day Design Studio LLC (Desoto, TX)
References in classic literature ?
Then, seeing that Marilla looked shocked, she added passionately, "Why should she be born at all--why should any one be born at all--if she's better off dead? I DON'T believe it is better for a child to die at birth than to live its life out--and love and be loved--and enjoy and suffer--and do its work--and develop a character that would give it a personality in eternity.
Drug addicts are better off dead than alive, a drain on government resources.
Her sister stopped cheerleading, fell in with the "bad" crowd, just returned from detox, and thought Charlotte was better off dead. Keeper is arrested and is not talking about the girl he murdered before catching Charlotte.
Horrifyingly, in the brutal onslaught of Aleppo, some women have been driven to suicide and infanticide - they believe they are better off dead than alive.
Andrew Denton with his talk 'Better Off Dead' also delivered an incredibly important message, calling on nurses to support the voluntary euthanasia movement and stating his belief that it is only through our support that legislation allowing this human right will become a reality.
At the start of the study, 41 patients reported thinking about harming themselves or feeling they would be better off dead. After three months of CPAP therapy, none of them had persistent suicidal thoughts.
Our selection of the best of your messages to our Twitter and Facebook sites Neonatal nurse struck off after saying a seriously ill baby would be 'better off dead' Very saddening.
And in a heart-breaking documentary, Being Paul Gascoigne, he claimed that he might be better off dead.
Mr Highfield told the inquest that Mr Presgrave, a retired hospital porter, had told him that he was ashamed about what had happened with the bank card and said he would "better off dead" than have the rest of the family find out about it.
He was warned he would be better off dead if he didn't transfer the cash.
Until Fall 2013 Mario Ybarra, Jr.: Books Of Drawings, Beyond Our Dreams, Blame Our Dads, Brains On Drugs, Better Off Dead (reception and artist talk Oct 4)