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AcronymDefinition
DDDolby Digital (Dolby Laboratories Inc.)
DDDue Diligence
DDDouble Density (5 1/4" floppy disk format)
DDTwo-Digit Day (as in MM/DD/YYYY; e.g. 01/01/2000)
DDDoctor of Divinity
DDDelivered
DDDue Date
DDDirect Download
DDDemand Draft
DDDeparture Date
DDDaily Driver
DDDisk Drive
DDDresden (auto license plate)
DDDestroyer (US DoD; Navy ship)
DDDelivery Date
DDDouble-Double (double cream, double sugar in coffee)
DDData Dictionary
DDDigital Designs (SPL car audio brand)
DDDated
DDDirect Deposit
DDDirect Drive (vinyl record player drive system as opposed to belt drive)
DDDesign Development (construction or architecture)
DDDigital Data
DDDolby Digital
DDDirect Debit
DDDuck Dynasty
DDDetroit Diesel
DDDepartment of Defense (forms only)
DDDundee (postcode, United Kingdom)
DDDuong Dong (Vietnam)
DDDrop Dead
DDDefensive Driving (various locations)
DDDowntown Disney (Disney World)
DDDuran Duran (band)
DDDynamic Data
DDDevelopmental Delay (child health)
DDDeputy Director
DDDareDevil (comic book superhero)
DDDragon's Dogma (game)
DDDesign Document
DDDesignated Driver
DDDonald Duck
DDDefense Department
DDDouble Dip
DDDevelopmentally Disabled
DDDestruction Derby (gaming)
DDDungeons & Dragons (fantasy game)
DDDual Diagnosis (clinical evaluation)
DDDéveloppement Durable (French: Sustainable Development; various locations)
DDDavid Duchovny
DDDunkin' Donuts
DDDeath Domain
DDDouble Dragon (game)
DDDifferential Diagnosis
DDDimension Data (various locations)
DDDead Dog
DDData Description
DDDigital Divide
DDData Definition
DDDevil Dog
DDDouble Diamond (English beer)
DDDear Daughter
DDDumbledore (Harry Potter character)
DDDouble Down (Blackjack)
DDDoordarshan (Indian TV network)
DDDigital Display
DDDecimal Degrees
DDDone Deal
DDDonnie Darko (movie)
DDDefinition Description
DDData Deficient (IUCN Red List of Threatened Species category)
DDDeadeye Dick (band)
DDData Display
DDDraw Down
DDData Directory
DDDrydock
DDDivision Director
DDDon't Die (gaming)
DDDigital Domain
DDDeep Dive (Kingdom Hearts game)
DDDegree of Difficulty (sports)
DDData Distribution
DDDrunk Driver
DDDresden Dolls (German band)
DDDouble Damage (gaming)
DDDamage Dealer (gaming)
DDDouble Diamond (band)
DDDarling Daughter
DDDanny DeVito (actor)
DDDe Dato (Latin: This Day)
DDDigital Device
DDDirect Damage (Everquest gaming term)
DDDouble Dare
DDDistrict Director
DDDistraction Device
DDDemand Digital
DDDelkin Devices (est. 1986; Poway, CA)
DDDishonorable Discharge
DDDomestic Discipline
DDDig Dug (video game)
DDDuplex Drive
DDDamage Deposit
DDDisplacement Damage (nuclear interactions)
DDDragon Drive (anime)
DDDreamin' Demon (true crime website)
DDDigestive Disease
DDDatabase Description
DDDays After Date
DDDomestic Disturbance
DDDimebag Darrell (guitar player)
DDDivine Divinity (game)
DDDirect Draw (computer graphics technology)
DDDaman & Diu (territory in India)
DDDelayed Delivery
DDDestructive Device (firearms)
DDDomain Directory
DDDead Duck
DDDebian Developer
DDDoctor Doom (comic)
DDConvert and Copy (Unix command)
DDDippin' Dots
DDDeceleration Distance
DDDavid Desrosiers (Simple Plan)
DDDrunk and Disorderly
DDDual Density
DDDelusional Disorder (psychology)
DDDefect Density
DDDimensional Drawing
DDDarwin Day
DD1,3-Dichloropropene
DDDigital Disc
DDDecoder Driver
DDDefense Depot
DDDecision Documents
DDDarier Disease (aka Darier-White disease)
DDDepersonalization Disorder (psychology)
DDDecision Directed
DDDatadyne (gaming)
DDDisc Diameter (optical measurement)
DDDreaded Disease
DDDeuterium-Deuterium
DDDistilled Deionized (Water)
DDDutch Door (architectural drawings)
DDData Deliverable
DDDefects Detected (software engineering)
DDData Detect
DDDiastrophic Dysplasia
DDDamage At Delivery
DDDrift Diffusion
DDDominic Deegan (online webcomic)
DDDropping Daylight (band)
DDDouble Dang
DDDagobert Duck (German: Uncle Scrooge)
DDDual Damascene
DDDellamorte Dellamore (Italian: Cemetery Man; movie)
DDDouble Diffused
DDDeadly Dragon (game)
DDDelhi Doordarshan
DDDouble Domination (gaming)
DDDrunk Dane
DDDistal Muscular Dystrophy
DDDraco Dormiens (Draco Trilogy)
DDDangerous Drop
DDData Discrepancy
DDDefect Detector (railroad)
DDDetached Duty (ACG duties)
DDData Depository
DDDetails Depot
DDDrugs & Disease
DDDirectional Driller (oilfield, drilling)
DDDeep Draught
DDDecimal Divide
DDDesignated Decoy
DDDexdrive (PC hardware used to transfer video game files)
DDDynamic Dictionary
DDData Systems Division (BF Goodrich)
DDDedicated Display
DDDischarged Dead
DDDono Dedit (Latin: gave this offering)
DDDelay Dial
DDDouble-Differencing
DDDienstdoend (Dutch: in charge)
DDDesignated Drunk
DDDisconnecting Device (bolted bus)
DDDepacketization Delay
DDDelightful Daughter
DDDirect Downlink
DDDamaged Dwelling (FEMA)
DDDouble Desktop
DDDecoy Discrimination
DDDirectives Documentation (NASA)
DDDionicko Drustvo (Croatian: limited partnership)
DDDeo Dedit (Latin: Gave To God)
DDDifferential Doppler
DDDifferential Detector
DDDangerous, Detected Failure
DDDelniska Druzba (Slovenian company)
DDDevelopment Directive
DDDarn Devil (Slingo game)
DDDiamond DJs
DDDelightful Deliveries (Port Washington, NY)
DDDomestic Dialing
DDDevelopmental Disablity
DDDragon Drone
DDDelightful Danish
DDDoppler Displacement
DDDeferred Discrepancy
DDDigital Deliveries
DDDrum Demand
DDDeny & Deception
DDDigital Digging
DDDiluted bitumen/Diluent lines
DDDesk Dips (strength-building exercise)
DDDistortion at Decoder
DDDiabetic to Diabetic (endocrinology research)
References in periodicals archive ?
In fact, Marks and two co-authors recently published an article in the online medical journal Clinical Pediatrics urging the medical profession to make screening and referral services routine, to give children maximum opportunity to overcome early developmental delays.
The study examined school readiness outcomes for five groups of children based on their disability indicators identified before age 3: children who received Part C, children with a suspected developmental delay, children with a biological risk, children with a suspected developmental delay and a biological risk, and children with no identified disability indicator.
The book provides a useful balance of theory and practical guidance to understand and help children with developmental delay. As well as parents and teachers, it would also be very helpful for other professionals, particularly those working in the school health team.
For frustrated parents who suspect that their children may have a developmental delay, there's help -- and hope -- with this sound guidebook.
METHODS AND RESULTS: The Columbia Center for Children's Environmental Health (CCCEH) has reported adverse effects of prenatal ETS exposure on child development in a cohort of minority women and children in New York City (odds ratio of developmental delay = 2.36; 95% confidence interval 1.22-4.58).
In Clayton County's local birth to three program, pediatricians or parents may identify three- to five-year-olds suspected of having a developmental delay. After parents agree to a referral, the district sends them a developmental checklist.
Developing literacy skills, therefore, empowers individuals with disabilities or developmental delays and facilitates their integration into communities.
If clinical symptoms develop, assessments should be more frequent, especially if a developmental delay, plateau or a decline in skills is identified.
In the second case, a boy aged 30 months exhibited failure to thrive and mild global developmental delays and was subsequently diagnosed with the deficiency The boy's mother had reported being on a vegetarian diet for the preceding 20 years, with negligible intake of fish, meat, and dairy products, reported Dr.
This shift in orientation and my understanding of developmental delay were key as, years later, I was evolving the Music Together program with my co-author Lili Levinowitz.
The most common diagnoses among children born after in vitro fertilization were cerebral palsy and suspected developmental delay; the odds of these conditions were quadrupled (odds ratios, 3.7 and 4.0, respectively) for these children.
* Analyses of National Collaborative Perinatal Project (NCPP) data from the 1970s and Medicaid data from the 1990s support an association between third trimester maternal urinary tract infection (UTI) and mental retardation or developmental delay.
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