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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • An abbreviation of Artium Domesticarum Baccalaurea, Bachelor of Domestic Arts, a degree conferred by some institutions upon women.
  • An abbreviation of Aide-de-camp.
  • An abbreviation of Anodic Duration Contraction: used in electrotherapy.
  • n. An abbreviation of Latin Artium Domesticarum Magister, Master of the Domestic Arts.


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