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[sid] /sɪd/
a male or female given name, form of Sidney or Sydney. Unabridged
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  • SIDS so anxious about the girls that he wont play if they dont come; will you Siddie?

    The Eight-Oared Victors Lester Chadwick
  • He arose suddenly, and made as if to look over SIDS shoulder.

    For the Honor of Randall Lester Chadwick
  • SIDS falling back, announced Holly, gloomily, as he watched the contestants.

    For the Honor of Randall Lester Chadwick
  • Blash, however, looked horribly pleased and innocent, and SIDS suspicions returned.

    Quarter-Back Bates Ralph Henry Barbour
  • Dick, by watching SIDS lips, discovered that the unuttered sentiment was We hope the blame things choke!

    Quarter-Back Bates Ralph Henry Barbour
  • And thats why Tom didnt want to get dressed, and come with us, murmured Phil in SIDS ear when he got a chance.

    For the Honor of Randall Lester Chadwick
  • And we were about to organize a relief expedition, with six months supply of rations, and start out, was SIDS contribution.

    The Eight-Oared Victors Lester Chadwick
British Dictionary definitions for SIDS


sudden infant death syndrome See cot death
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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Word Origin and History for SIDS

1970, acronym for Sudden Infant Death Syndrome.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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SIDS in Medicine

SIDS abbr.
sudden infant death syndrome

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
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SIDS in Science
See sudden infant death syndrome.
The American Heritage® Science Dictionary
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