from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • The symbol for the element cadmium.

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  • n. Symbol for cadmium.
  • n. The drag coefficient (Cd or Cx) describes a characteristic amount of aerodynamic drag caused by fluid flow.


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  • Call me old fashioned but after listening to the complete album preview on MTV. com (free streaming audio preview of the whole CD, all 14 songs in their entirety) I am happy to conclude that while this Cd is at once difficult, gorgeous, uneven and original, instruments are not over at all.

    Björk Medúlla

  • Belongs to the municipality of Cd del Carmen, but local vendors in Cd del Carmen won't even deliver to the area (but some places in Villahermosa will, even though it's farther.)

    You Couldn't Pay Me to Live There!

  • But generally speaking, if you're coming from SoCal you'll find it cheap in Cd Victoria.


  • Again, you probably won't get a fix on helper cost in Cd Victoria specifically.


  • The refinery in Cd Madero goes back to the early part of last century.

    What is the Current Trend in Merida?

  • Don't bother stopping for anything more than lunch and gas in Cd del Carmen.

    Long Distance Bus Lines

  • Finely recorded the Cd is a mix of traditional arrangements and contemporary compositions performed by Tume (Tumenbayar Migdory) on Morin Khuur & vocals, Tunuruu (Tumursaihan Yanlav) Morin khuur, aman khuur & vocals, Uugan (Uuganbaatar Tsend-Ochir) Ih Khuur, Boogi (Batbold Wandansenge) percussion, denshig, vocals and Saran (Sarangerel Tserevsamba) yoochin & vocals.


  • I have an Alanis Morissette - So-Called Chaos Cd which is in mint condition, except for this stamp which says "promotional copy; not for sale", which you shall pretend you have not heard about.

    j-gan Diary Entry

  • A sleek car has a drag coefficient, or "Cd," of about 0.30; a square, flat plate's is 1.98.

    Automotive News Blog at - Car News Resource

  • In liver, the concentration of Pb decreased by 6.8% per year over this period, while the concentration of Cd showed a slight increase.

    Climate change and reindeer nomadism in Finnmark, Norway


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