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AD

adverb uk   /ˌeɪˈdiː/ us  

AD adverb (CALENDAR)

abbreviation for Anno Domini: used in the Christian calendar when referring to a year after Jesus Christ was born: in 1215 AD/AD 1215 during the seventh century AD
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AD

noun [U]

AD noun [U] (BRAIN DISEASE)

specialized medical abbreviation for Alzheimer's Disease
Translations of “AD”
in Spanish d.C., después de Cristo…
in Arabic بَعد الميلاد…
in Korean 서기 -년…
in Portuguese d.C. (depois de Cristo)…
in Catalan després de Crist, dC…
in Japanese 西暦(anno domini の略)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 一则广告…
in Russian н. э. (нашей эры)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 一則廣告…
in Italian DC (dopo Cristo)…
in Turkish milattan sonra…
in Polish n.e. (= = naszej ery)…
(Definition of AD adverb, noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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