See also: Cd, cD, cd, .cd, and C.D.

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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. (now rare) The corps diplomatique, or diplomatic corps of a particular country.
    • 1955, Graham Greene, The Quiet American:
      Along the route to Tanyin flowed a fast stream of staff and C.D. cars.
    • 1978, Kingsley Amis, Jake's Thing, Vintage 2007, p. 8:
      Jake lengthened his stride and crossed the road in front of a double-parked car, large, black and with CD plates.
  2. 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.
  3. Certificate of deposit (from a financial institutions).
  4. Creative director: head of the creative department (for example of an advertising agency).
  5. Corporate design: specific design features of a company, corporate identity CI. (Can we clean up(+) this sense?)
  6. 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).
  7. Circular dichroism.
  8. chart datum

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.

AnagramsEdit


CatalanEdit

NounEdit

CD m ‎(plural CDs)

  1. CD, compact disc

SynonymsEdit


ChineseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English CD.

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

CD

  1. CD, compact disk   (Classifier: m)

Derived termsEdit


FrenchEdit

 
French Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia fr

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

CD m ‎(plural CD)

  1. CD (compact disk)

GermanEdit

 
CD

EtymologyEdit

From English CD.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

CD f ‎(genitive CD, plural CDs or CD's or CD)

  1. CD (compact disc)

HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English CD.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

CD ‎(plural CD-k)

  1. CD (compact disc)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, front unrounded harmony)
singular plural
nominative CD CD-k
accusative CD-t CD-ket
dative CD-nek CD-knek
instrumental CD-vel CD-kkel
causal-final CD-ért CD-kért
translative CD-vé CD-kké
terminative CD-ig CD-kig
essive-formal CD-ként CD-kként
essive-modal
inessive CD-ben CD-kben
superessive CD-n CD-ken
adessive CD-nél CD-knél
illative CD-be CD-kbe
sublative CD-re CD-kre
allative CD-hez CD-khez
elative CD-ből CD-kből
delative CD-ről CD-kről
ablative CD-től CD-ktől
Possessive forms of CD
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. CD-m CD-im
2nd person sing. CD-d CD-id
3rd person sing. CD-je CD-i
1st person plural CD-nk CD-ink
2nd person plural CD-tek CD-itek
3rd person plural CD-jük CD-ik

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit


JapaneseEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

CD ‎(katakana シーディー, romaji shīdī)

  1. compact disk
    それはヘビメタのCDです。
    Sore wa hebimeta no CD desu.
    That is a heavy metal CD.
  2. cash dispenser; an automatic cash machine for withdrawing.
    コンビニのCDからお (かね) () ()しました。
    Konbini no CD kara okane o hikidashimashita.
    I withdrew money from a CD at a convenient store.

SynonymsEdit

See alsoEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

EtymologyEdit

From English CD

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈseːˈdeː/
  • (Standard Eastern) IPA(key): [ˈsêːˈděː]

NounEdit

CD m ‎(definite singular CD-en, indefinite plural CD-er, definite plural CD-ene)

  1. a CD (compact disc)

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

EtymologyEdit

From English CD

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

CD m ‎(definite singular CD-en, indefinite plural CD-ar, definite plural CD-ane)

  1. a CD (compact disc)

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit


PortugueseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from English CD.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

CD m (plural CDs)

  1. CD (compact-disc: a type optical data storage disc)

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from English CD.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

CD n ‎(plural CD-uri)

  1. CD, compact disc

DeclensionEdit


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