Meaning of “DC” in the English Dictionary

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"DC" in British English

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DCnoun [ U ]

uk /ˌdiːˈsiː/ us /ˌdiːˈsiː/

DC noun [ U ] (ELECTRICITY)

abbreviation for direct current: electrical current that always flows in one direction

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DC noun [ U ] (ADDRESS)

abbreviation for the District of Columbia: an area of the eastern US that has the same borders as the US capital, Washington, and is not part of a US state

(Definition of “DC” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"DC" in Business English

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DCnoun [ C or U ]

uk /diːˈsiː/ us COMMERCE

abbreviation for documentary credit

(Definition of “DC” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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