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AcronymDefinition
DDay
DDaily
D500 (Roman numeral)
DDigital
DDivision
DDepth
DDenver, Colorado (mint mark)
DBattery Size
DDemocrat
DDecimal
DCalciferol (vitamin)
DBelow Average grade
DDenarius/Penny (nail size)
DDate
DData
DDrive
DDisplay
DDistance
DDirector (Drone Control; US military aircraft designation; as in D-21)
DDead
DDrive (automatic transmissions)
DDegree
DDutch
DDaughter
DDeutschland (Germany) (International Auto Identification)
DDraw (a tie; sports)
DDallas, TX, USA
DDiscuss
DDevice
DDistance Vision
DDelta
DDiablo (roleplaying game)
DDefense
DDedicated (Channel)
DDiesel
DDrum
DDelay
DDublin (car registration identification)
DDiversity
DDuty Factor
DDepot
DDeparture
DPenny (old British penny)
DDiamonds (playing cards)
DDemonstration
DDuke (British title of nobility)
DDiameter
DDensity
DDragon (Yu-Gi-Oh!)
DDatum
DDesperados (game)
DDrain (transistor; electronics)
DDimensional
DDaytime (broadcasting operating schedule)
DDigit
DDoctrine
DDeed (real estate)
DDeaf (member of the Deaf Community who shares a sense of Deaf Culture)
DDrag Force (aerodynamic equations)
DDiarrhea
DDüsseldorf (Germany)
DDifferential
DDirecting
DDerivative
DDeceased
DDummy
DDetective (NSW, Australia)
DDetective (police)
dDeaf (person who can not hear but is not part of the Deaf Community)
DDependency
DDiners Club (credit card)
DDisconnect
DDoubtful (player's likelihood of participating)
DDinar
DDiode
DAbsorbed Dose
DDominion Resources Inc (stock symbol)
DDiffusion Coefficient
DTenacious D (band)
DDenominator
DTunisian Dinar (unit of currency)
DDorsal
DDielectric
DDefenseman (hockey)
DDeci- (metric prefix, 1/10)
DDiastolic (blood pressure)
DDecedent (IRB)
DDecrement
DAspartic Acid (amino acid)
DDeuterium
DDahlonega, Georgia (mint mark, 1838-61)
DDiopter (unit of optical power)
DDiamox (medicine)
DDiaphragmatic
DDelete(d) (action code)
DDenarius (Roman Coin)
DDebye (unit of dipole moment)
DDerated
DDegaussing
DDoubleword
DDie/Dice (role play reference)
DDextrorotary (clockwise optical rotaton)
dsurface drift (US DoD)
DDrift distance
DPneumatic Post (Scott Catalogue prefix; philately)
DDocumentary Division
DD Sub-Shell (third outer subshell of an electron shell)
DDistrict spare (Stores 100 code)
DFederal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, Ohio (designates original point of circulation of a dollar bill)
DCohen's Measure of Effect Size (statistics; usually expressed as italic d)
DDeutschverzeichnis (Works of Schubert by Otto Erich Deutsch)
Dtotal drift, data (US DoD)
DUndenominated United States Stamp (22 cents, introduced 17 Nov 1985)
DTotal Outside Dose (radiation)
References in classic literature ?
Canned things in shops; wines, spirits, mineral waters; and the water mains and drains are empty.
Of course those who don't know drains think horrible things; but under this London are miles and miles--hundreds of miles--and a few days" rain and London empty will leave them sweet and clean.
The wolf did not want to be asked twice; so that very night he went to the house and crawled through the drain into the kitchen, and then into the pantry, and ate and drank there to his heart's content.
And then we got on to drains, and that put George in mind of a very funny thing that happened to his father once.
How will you monitor a chest drain and what are the precautions that are required while transporting such a patient?
According to the information shared by the department, 30 schemes drain 0.
KARACHI -- KMC Administrator Laeeq Ahmed has directed the contractor of drain cleaning to speed up work by incorporating more machinery and manpower so that flow of water in drains could improve before expected rains.
Objective: To compare the use of drain insertion into the subdural space with no drains after burr-hole drainage of chronic subdural haematoma (CSDH) in terms of recurrence and neurological outcomes and complications.
Most surgeons insert drain following thyroid surgery to obliterate the dead space and to evacuate collected blood and serum.
It is a 100% eco-friendly drain cleaning tool that clears clogged & slow-running drains, through the use of simple tap water and clever engineering.
Background: Majority of surgeons place a drain following thyroid surgery to evacuate collected blood and serum.
Objective: To compare patients undergoing thyroid surgery without the placement of a drain versus patients undergoing surgery with placement of drain; in terms of hospital stay, operative pain score, amount of fluid collection in the neck and postoperative complications.