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DC 1

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abbreviation

1 Music Da capo.
1.1 (also d.c.) Direct current.
1.3District Commissioner.

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DC 2 Line breaks: DC

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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