CBS lagged a few seconds behind because Roger Mudd had gone on too long in a stand-up from Washington, D.C.
The American people are deeply frustrated with elected officials in Washington, D.C., right now.
On September 10, the families of the four girls gathered in Washington, D.C., for a bipartisan ceremony at the U.S. Capitol.
Frustrated by difficulty in raising capital, two Washington, D.C., real estate developers tapped into the crowdsourcing trend.
She has three kids and wrote a cookbook—with her husband, who owns Chef Geoff and other D.C. restaurants--on baby food.
And you have come all the way to Washington, D.C. in order to increase your weight?
What did you do then after your arrival in Washington, D.C.?
That sparks your recollection—with Washington, D.C., as distinguished from any other city?
Your nation's capital, Washington, D.C., is going to be blown up!
This specimen was obtained from a small potsherd picked up near Washington, D.C.
abbreviation of direct current, attested from 1898.
abbreviation of District of Columbia, apparently not widely used before 1820, but eventually it became necessary to distinguish it from the many other Washingtons in America. The city and the district (then known as Territory of Columbia) were named 1791; the territory was organized as a "district" in 1801, but the towns within it (Washington, Georgetown, Alexandria) remained separate municipalities and at one time all took D.C. The district was effectively organized as a unitary municipality in 1871.
Doctor of Chiropractic
D & C abbr.
dilation and curettage