Definitions

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  • n. Initialism of electronic stability control.
  • n. Initialism of extended static checking.
  • abbr. embryonic stem cell

Etymologies

Initialism of embryonic stem cell. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • So as far as I'm concerned, the command and control was -- it was in place, the secretary, except for the short period of time that he went outside to examine where the aircraft came into the Pentagon and then to help, because at that point they needed hands and he lended his hand to help those injured and those responding, but then came back in some time around 10 o'clock and was upstairs -- I know he talked to the president, I know he -- some time in there I know he went to the -- what we call the ESC, but where the communications for the secretary's office goes through.

    CNN Transcript Jun 17, 2004

  • Maybe Obama will step up and ensure ethical procedures here as he is going to in ESC – I only hope if he does he isn't too much "more religiously motivated than [you] find comfortable".

    Baby Boom

  • Engadget, and ESC from the World when I only receive 15 or 20 seconds of the complete download.

    Thanksgiving Travel

  • ESC is the company created by the Wachowski brothers and John Gaeta to produce the complex work of visual effects in the Matrix series.

    Boing Boing: October 5, 2003 - October 11, 2003 Archives

  • Now this morning I called ESC number above and got my claim rolling, and still haven't got a letter yet.

    About.com Job Searching

  • Who are these people answering the phones when you call ESC in NC??

    About.com Job Searching

  • The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety says stability control -- sometimes called ESC or VSC (for "vehicle stability control") -- is highly recommended for sedans acquired for young drivers, and essential if you plan to give a young driver a crossover vehicle such as a Toyota RAV 4 or a Ford Edge.

    Safe and Cheap: The Best Cars for New Grads

  • This is important because the National Highway and Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has called ESC the most effective new vehicle safety technology since the safety belt.

    NewsBlaze.com Current News - Top Stories

  • Spark is also available with a system known as ESC, standing for Electronic Stability Control.

    Automotive Headlines

  • National Highway and Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has called ESC the most effective new vehicle safety technology since the safety belt.

    Automotive Headlines

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