from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- abbr. data encryption standard
- abbr. diethylstilbestrol
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- Data Encryption Standard
- Delivered Ex Ship
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- n. a potent estrogen used in medicine and in feed for livestock and poultry
- n. synthetic nonsteroid with the properties of estrogen; formerly used to treat menstrual problems but was found to be associated with vaginal cancers in the daughters of women so treated during pregnancy
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