from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- abbr. aide-de-camp
- abbr. Aid to Dependent Children
- abbr. Air Defense Command
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- Initialism of Aide-de-camp.
- Initialism of analog-to-digital converter.
- Initialism of Aid to dependent children.
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In general, ADCs are generic and interchangeable -- that is, a high-frequency ADC from a sound-card is potentially the same ADC that you'll find in a sensitive graphics tablet ....
Considering the overall political climate in the General Assembly, Jerome Gray, state field director of the ADC, is skeptical that real election reform legislation will pass in the next session.
WHAT: Guests can join ADC in its mission to strengthen Harlem with the Harlem Renaissance Day of Commitment Leadership Breakfast.
WHAT: Join ADC’s YouthBuild students for a workshop as they learn stone carving and masonry construction techniques on the grounds of The Cathedral of Saint John The Divine.
He called ADC’s decision was a “travesty” and said he almost didn’t attend.
I don't think this is a winning argument, said Pamela Mann, a former chief of the New York State Attorney General's Charities Bureau, of the claim by the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (also known as the ADC) that organizations opposing the public policy of the United States should not be eligible for tax exemptions.
I asked Koli to call the ADC and ask if he would stay.
The Arab American anti-Discrimination but only against Arab royal families Committee, known as ADC, saluted Obama for removing scarved Muslim women from his background.
The Queen consort in green and Frederick are both Surens, the ADC is a Front Rank figure, and the second has two Staddens with drawn sword and one Elite Miniatures ADC on the review stand.
But a year later, yet another Nigerian jetliner, this one flown by an airline called ADC, crashed on takeoff, killing 96.