Last modified on 7 July 2014, at 10:41
See also: C.D.

TranslingualEdit

Etymology 1Edit

SymbolEdit

CD

  1. The ISO 3166-1 two-letter (alpha-2) code for Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Etymology 2Edit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (rare) cd

NumberEdit

CD

  1. A Roman numeral representing four hundred (400).
See alsoEdit

Etymology 3Edit

InitialismEdit

CD

  1. Corps Diplomatique, diplomatic corps (collective body of foreign diplomats accredited to a particular country or body)

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Abbreviation of various terms and phrases.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

CD (countable and uncountable, plural CDs)

  1. Compact disc; a form of digital media that is based on the use of a laser to read from a plastic disc in a reader device.
  2. Certificate of deposit (from a financial institutions).
  3. Creative director: head of the creative department (for example of an advertising agency).
  4. Corporate design: specific design features of a company, corporate identity CI. (Can we clean up(+) this sense?)
  5. Collision detection (used by an Ethernet network to detect when two computers are sending frames at the same time, and also to deal with such collisions when they happen).
  6. Circular dichroism.

TranslationsEdit

VerbEdit

CD (third-person singular simple present CDs, present participle CDing, simple past and past participle CDed)

  1. To cross-dress.
    • 1993 January 5, "Tierney Dhewitrei" (username), about me, is it familiar?, in alt.transgendered, Usenet:
      By now I did not feel right without a bra and panties whenever I CD'ed.

ParticleEdit

CD

  1. An abbreviation found on decals of automobiles, indicating that they are used by diplomats. From the French phrase corps diplomatique (diplomatic corps).

AnagramsEdit


CatalanEdit

NounEdit

CD m (plural CDs)

  1. CD, compact disc

SynonymsEdit


FrenchEdit

French Wikipedia has an article on:

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

CD m (plural CD)

  1. CD (compact disk)

External linksEdit


GermanEdit

CD

EtymologyEdit

From English CD.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

CD f (genitive CD, plural CDs)

  1. CD (compact disc)

JapaneseEdit

PronunciationEdit

シーディー (katakana), しいでぃい (hiragana), shiidii

AbbreviationEdit

CD (CD)

  1. compact disk
    • それはヘビメタのCDです。
      それはへびめたのしーでぃーです。
      Sore ha hebimeta no CD desu.
      That is a CD of heavy metal.
  2. cash dispenser; an automatic cash machine for withdrawing.
    • コンビニのCDからお金を引き出しました。
      こんびにのしーでぃーからおかねをひきだしました。
      Konbini no CD kara okane wo hikidashi mashita.
      I withdrew a money from a CD at a convenient store.

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Related termsEdit


MandarinEdit

NounEdit

CD

  1. CD, compact disk

Derived termsEdit


NorwegianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

CD m

  1. CD (disc)

InflectionEdit

ReferencesEdit


PortugueseEdit

NounEdit

CD m (plural CDs)

  1. CD (compact-disc)

SpanishEdit

NounEdit

CD m (plural CDs)

  1. CD, compact disc

SynonymsEdit


TurkishEdit

NounEdit

CD (definite accusative CD'yi, plural CD'ler)

  1. CD, compact disc

DeclensionEdit