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d US English

Date

D1 US English

The fourth letter of the alphabet

D2 US English

Democrat or Democratic

'd US English

Had

D US English

The fourth letter of the alphabet

d in D1 US English

The fourth letter of the alphabet

D in D1 US English

A shape like that of a capital D

deuterium US English

A stable isotope of hydrogen with a mass approximately twice that of the usual isotope

D in deuterium US English

A stable isotope of hydrogen with a mass approximately twice that of the usual isotope

d in penny US English

A former British coin and monetary unit equal to one twelfth of a shilling and one 240th of a pound

d. in d US English

Died (used to indicate a date of death)

A/D US English

Analog to digital

D/A US English

Digital to analog

D & X US English

Dilation and extraction

I'd US English

I would or I should

R & D US English

Research and development

m/d US English

Months after date

he'd US English

He had

it'd US English

It had

we'd US English

We had

D-Day US English

The day (June 6, 1944) in World War II on which Allied forces invaded northern France by means of beach landings in Normandy

she'd US English

She had; she would

who'd US English

Who had

you'd US English

You had

D-lock US English

A mechanism used to secure a bicycle or motorbike when parked, consisting of a U-shaped bar which is locked to a crosspiece of solid metal

D-mark US English

short for Deutschmark.

p.o.'d US English

Pissed off

they'd US English

They had

D layer US English

The lowest layer of the ionosphere, able to reflect low-frequency radio waves

D-notice US English

A government notice issued to news editors requiring them not to publicize certain information for reasons of national security

D and C US English

Dilation and curettage

unidea'd US English

Having no ideas

vitamin D US English

Any of a group of vitamins found in liver and fish oils, essential for the absorption of calcium and the prevention of rickets in children and osteomalacia in adults. They include calciferol (vitamin D2) and cholecalciferol (vitamin D3)

coup d'œil US English

A glance that takes in a comprehensive view

chef d'école US English

The initiator or leader of a school or style of music, painting, or literature

chef-d'œuvre US English

A masterpiece

Côte d'Azur US English

A coastal area of southeastern France, along the Mediterranean Sea, roughly coterminous with the French Riviera. It includes the towns of Cannes, Saint Tropez, Juan-les-Pins, and Antibes and the city of Nice, as well as the principality of Monaco

coup d'état US English

another term for coup111.

James, P. D. US English

Baroness James of Holland Park (1920-), English detective novelist; full name Phyllis Dorothy James. Her novels feature the detective Adam Dalgliesh and include An Unsuitable Job for a Woman (1972), A Certain Justice (1997), and Death in Holy Orders (2001)

jeu d'esprit US English

A lighthearted display of wit and cleverness, especially in a work of literature

Laing, R. D. US English

(1927–89), Scottish psychiatrist; full name Ronald David Laing. He was known for his controversial views on insanity and, in particular, on schizophrenia

langue d'oc US English

The form of medieval French spoken south of the Loire, generally characterized by the use of oc to mean ‘yes,’ and forming the basis of modern Provençal

langue d'oïl US English

The form of medieval French spoken north of the Loire, generally characterized by the use of oïl to mean ‘yes,’ and forming the basis of modern French

Quai d'Orsay US English

A riverside street on the left bank of the Seine River in Paris

table d'hôte US English

A restaurant meal offered at a fixed price and with few if any choices

objet d'art US English

A small decorative or artistic object, typically when regarded as a collectible item

oboe d'amore US English

A type of oboe with a bulbous bell, sounding a minor third lower than the ordinary oboe. It has a soft tone and is used in baroque music

D's in D1 US English

The fourth letter of the alphabet

e'd in e2 US English

Send an e-mail to (someone)

3D US English

The quality of being three-dimensional


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