There are 2 definitions of DC in English:

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abbreviation

  • 1 Music Da capo.
  • 1.1 (also d.c.) Direct current.
  • 1.2District of Columbia: Washington DC
  • 1.3District Commissioner.

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Word of the day milord
Pronunciation: mɪˈlɔːd
noun
used to address an English nobleman

There are 2 definitions of DC in English:

DC2

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noun

informal
  • A person’s child (used in electronic communication): my eldest DC is starting reception tomorrow
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    • I'm 36 and have 3 DCs, the youngest is just 8 months.
    • My eldest DS is starting reception in a few weeks and I have NO experience in this dept.
    • Our youngest DC is only 18 months - is this a bit too young for us to get a puppy?

Origin

early 21st century: abbreviation of darling child or dear child.

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