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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 Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"DC" in Business English

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DCnoun [C or U]

uk   us   /diːˈsiː/ COMMERCE
abbreviation for documentary credit
(Definition of DC from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) 电, 直流电…
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