DAD


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AcronymDefinition
DADDuplicate Address Detection (IPv6 address configuration)
DADDrinking and Driving
DADDungeons And Dragons
DADDie Another Day (James Bond movie)
DADDatabase Access Descriptor
DADDirector of Admissions (USMA)
DADDiode-Array Detector
DADDocument Access Definition
DADDeath and Decay (game)
DADDeputy Assistant Director
DADDischarge Abstract Database
DADDressage At Devon (horse show)
DADDiffuse Alveolar Damage
DADDedicated and Devoted
DADDesktop Application Director (WordPerfect for Windows)
DADData Administrator
DADDigital Audio Disc
DADDisneyland After Dark (band)
DADDesiccant Air Dryer (compressed air system components)
DADDefense Acquisition Deskbook
DADDogs Against Drugs
DADDark Armed Dragon (Yu-Gi-Oh card)
DADDistributed Application Development
DADDigital/Analog/Digital (audio CD format, recording/mixing/mastering)
DADDecide, Announce, and Defend
DADData Access Descriptor
DADData Access Descriptor (Oracle)
DADDa Nang, Vietnam - Da Nang (Airport Code)
DADDual Air Density
DADDelayed After Depolarization
DADDemolay Advisor Development (International Order of DeMolay)
DADDatabase Assisted Design
DADDirect Access Democracy (Canada)
DADDistributional Analysis/Analyse Distributive
DADDistributed Architecture Decoy
DADDefense Appellate Division
DADDelaware Association of the Deaf
DaDDigiartist's Domain (forum)
DADDistributed Attack Detection
DaDDigi Artists Domain (forum)
DADDrive Against Diabetes
DADDays After Draining
DaDDivide and Delegate
DADDistributed Applications Division (Microsoft)
DADDeployment Assistance Device
DADDesign Appraisal Declaration
DADDesign Approval Data
DADDetailed Aircraft Decontamination
DADDevelopment Activity Description
DADDryer, Compressed Air, Desiccant
DADDependability of Architecture Design
DADDefenders Against Drugs
DADDefense Acquisition Decision
DADDesign Approval Designee (Transport Canada Civil Aviation)
DADData Assets Development (Needham, Massachusetts)
DADDispositif d'Accueil Diversifié (French child safety association)
DADDowntown Arts District (various locations)
DADDatabase Application Developer (computing)
DADDétecteur Autonome Déclencheur (French: Autonomous Trigger Sensor)
DADDétection, Asservissement, Désenfumage (French fire detection company)
References in classic literature ?
Don't go to tamperin' with dad any more," he pleaded.
Victor, you will acknowledge that you have used this worthy fellow rather roughly," said the dad, turning to me.
Von had been in the army, and Dad was an old sea-dog, and they were both stern disciplinarians; only the two girls had no mother, and neither had I, and they were two men after all.
And Dad and Von timed us in the saddling and made a most rigid examination of the result.
In the cool season the girls used to come down and visit me in Hilo, where Dad had two houses, one at the beach, or the three of us used to go down to our place in Puna, and that meant canoes and boats and fishing and swimming.
I was three years at Mills Seminary, with trips home, of course, and two years in New York; and then Dad went smash in a sugar plantation on Maui.
Dad had practically nothing left, and he decided to return to the sea.
We went up and down the Line Islands, first, until Dad was heartsick.
Dad was cut up when he learned that the French charged an export duty on copra--he called it medieval-- but he liked the land.
We were just ready to start to Tahiti, where a lot of repairs and refitting for the Miele were necessary, when poor Dad came down sick and died.
My dad had to put his hand pretty deep into his pocket, I can tell you.
Y&R's "Who's Your Daddy" study on dads in North America examines the spending habits, preferred brands, attitudes, values and behaviors of dads.