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AcronymDefinition
ODOutside Diameter
ODOlive Drab
ODDoctor of Optometry
ODOver Dose
ODOculus Dexter (Latin: Right Eye)
ODOn Demand
ODOne Direction (band)
ODOpus Dei (Latin: Work of God)
ODOptical Density
ODOrdnance
ODOffice of the Director (NIH)
ODOffice Depot
ODOverdue
ODOfficer of the Day
ODOrganizational Development
ODOnce Daily (medical)
ODOff-Duty
ODOrally Disintegrating (medicine)
ODOrganization Development
ODOf Distinction
ODOh Dear
ODOsteochondritis Dissecans
ODOccupational Disease
ODOrder Date
ODOverdraft (banking)
ODOpen Doors
ODOxygen Depleted
ODOpioid Dependent
ODOrbit Determination
ODOffice of the Dean
ODOverdosed (gaming clan)
ODOutput Data
ODOptical Disk
ODOrigin - Destination
ODOrganizational Design
ODOffice of Disability (Social Security)
ODOperations Director
ODOpen Drain (electronics)
ODOut of Desperation
ODOperations Division
ODOrganizational Diagnosis
ODOccupation Double (French TV show)
ODOffense Defense (sports)
ODOpportunistic Disease
ODOvercurrent Detection
ODoutside dimension
ODOpen Diary (website)
ODOfficer Down
ODOpen Detonation (outdoor munitions disposal regulation)
ODOrthogonal Design
ODOrthodromic
ODOfficial Declaration
ODOverseas Department
ODOil Distribution
ODObservable Difference
ODOver Drive
ODOperating Division
ODOperations Directive
ODOperational Day (scientific experimentation and data recording)
ODOperand Decomposition (algorithm)
ODOrganic Data
ODOxígeno Disuelto (Spanish: Dissolved Oxygen)
ODOven Dried Solid
ODOrdnance Data
ODOriginal Dissent (conservative website)
ODOutside Discussions
ODOrdinary Seaman (Canadian Navy)
ODObject Domain
ODover damage (gaming)
ODOrde Dienst (Dutch: Order of Service)
ODOpen Dealer (various companies)
ODOperational Downlink
ODOffsite Dose
ODOutside Dose (radiation exposure)
ODOrderly Duty
ODOscuro Destiny (website)
ODOmni Dei (once a day)
ODOvershoot Detector
ODOrdnance Documentation
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MCS's managing director Claude Suppiah, said, "We are investing in the latest technology for the replication of optical disks. This will be one of the most modern production facilities of its kind in the country and will be capable of supplying quality prerecorded CD, DVD and other optical disk products to our current clients as well as offering opportunities to potential customers, " he said.
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The following excerpt from Green's discussion of optical disk technology exemplifies his style:
* Data stored on optical disks can play a major role in disaster recovery.
Q If business records are stored on an optical disk, may the original paper records be destroyed?
However, the IRS has not directly addressed the issue of data converted to paper at the time of the transaction (e.g., a contract printed with a word processor and signed) and then at a later date--after the contract is completed--scanned and stored on optical disk.
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Since one optical disk can store up to 20,000 documents, the company has saved the cost of the complete system in floor-space savings alone.