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SD1

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  1. the intelligence and counterespionage service of the Nazi SS.

Origin of SD1

From the German word Sicherheitsdienst

SD2

  1. sea-damaged.
  2. South Dakota (approved especially for use with zip code).
  3. Statistics. standard deviation.

L.S.D.

or £.s.d., l.s.d.

  1. pounds, shillings, and pence.

Origin of L.S.D.

From the Latin word librae, solidī, dēnāriī

sd.

  1. sound.

s.d.

  1. sine die.
  2. Statistics. standard deviation.

S.D.1

  1. doctor of science.

Origin of S.D.1

From the Latin word Scientiae Doctor

S.D.2

  1. sea-damaged.
  2. senior deacon.
  3. South Dakota.
  4. special delivery.
  5. Statistics. standard deviation.

S/D

  1. school district.
  2. sight draft.
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British Dictionary definitions for sd

sd1

abbreviation for
  1. sine die
  2. sound
  3. philosophy sense datum

sd2

the internet domain name for
  1. Sudan

SD

abbreviation for
  1. South Dakota
  2. Also: sd statistics standard deviation
abbreviation for
  1. Swaziland (international car registration)

L.S.D.

.s.d. or l.s.d.

abbreviation for (in Britain, esp formerly)
  1. librae, solidi, denarii

Word Origin

Latin: pounds, shillings, pence
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Word Origin and History for sd

l.s.d.

abbreviation of British currency units, from Latin librae, soldi, denarii, Roman equivalent of "pounds, shillings, pence."

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sd in Medicine

ASD

abbr.
  1. atrial septal defect
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