DDE

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AcronymDefinition
DDEDynamic Data Exchange
DDEDade City (Amtrak station code; Dade City, FL)
DDEDirection Departementale de l'Equipement
DDEDoctrine of Double Effect (healthcare)
DDEDirect Data Entry
DDEDiploma in Distance Education
DDEDaily Driven Exotics
DDEDistributed Discrete Event (computing)
DDEDemand Data Exchange (US DoD)
DDEDichlorodiphenyldichloroethylene
DDEDiocesan Director of Education (various organizations)
DDEDesign and Development Engineering
DDEDigital Diesel Electronics
DDEDolby Digital Encoding
DDEDaylight Demon Eyes (auto headlights)
DDEDwight David Eisenhower (34th President of the USA)
DDEDelay Differential Equation(s)
DDEDisplacement Damage Effect
DDEDetail Design Engineering (UK)
DDEDirect Data Exchange
DDEEscort Destroyer (post-war DD conversion)
DDEDeep Dose Equivalent
DDEDepartment of Distance Education
DDEDouble Data Entry
DDEDichlorodiphenylethylene
DDEDeputy District Engineer (USACE)
DDEDevice-Dependent Error (SESR bit - GPIB)
DDEDirty Disc Error (Xbox)
DDEData Distribution Equipment
DDEDigital Definition Exchange
DDEData Dictionary Entry
DDEDirectional Derivative Estimator
DDEDuPont Dai Nippon Engineering (joint partnership between DuPont Photomasks and Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd.)
DDEDrug Dictionary Enhanced (Uppsala Monitoring Centre; Sweden)
DDEDaniel Displacement Engine (satellite station keeping)
DDEDesignated Doctor Evaluation
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Harry was on the same escort destroyer at D-Day, the pivotal campaign of the war which turned the tide against Hitler's forces.
SOME ships were more famous than others, but the mood of the whole yard was frozen in time by a photograph of the men gathered in heavy coats and caps on the snowy ground beneath the towering cranes which overlooked the Hunt class escort destroyer, HMS Berkeley.
Invincible and her escort destroyer HMS Newcastle were on their way back to Portsmouth Naval Base after five months away in the Gulf and the Adriatic.
Frogmen from the Royal Marines' elite Special Boat Squadron swept the lough in high speed launches and the escort destroyer HMS Glasgow ceaselessly probed the depths for underwater intruders.
A day or so later, one of the escort destroyers took them aboard and he ended up hospitalised in his birthplace - Malta.
But the early models were light vessels without the endurance for unattended operations in the ocean; this required a number of escort destroyers along with a tender-ship.
After disposing of the escort destroyers, the X1 was designed to use all engines to outstrip any fleeing ships.