doc

[ dok ]
/ dɒk /

noun Informal.

a casual, impersonal term of address used to a man.

Origin of doc

First recorded in 1845–50; by shortening

Can be confused

doc dock

Definition for doc (2 of 4)

Definition for doc (3 of 4)

doc.


plural docs.

Definition for doc (4 of 4)

Edgerton

[ ej-er-tuh n ]
/ ˈɛdʒ ər tən /

noun

Harold EugeneDoc, 1903–90, U.S. electrical engineer and photographer.
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British Dictionary definitions for doc (1 of 3)

doc

/ (dɒk) /

noun

informal short for doctor, esp a medical doctor: often used as a term of address

British Dictionary definitions for doc (2 of 3)

DOC


abbreviation for

Denominazione di Origine Controllata: used of wines
(in New Zealand) Department of Conservation

British Dictionary definitions for doc (3 of 3)

doc.


abbreviation for

document
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Medicine definitions for doc (1 of 2)

doc

[ dŏk ]

n.

A physician, dentist, or veterinarian.

Medicine definitions for doc (2 of 2)

DOC

[ dē′ō-sē ]

n.

Deoxycorticosterone; a steroid hormone secreted by the adrenal cortex or produced synthetically and used to treat adrenal insufficiency.
Deoxycholic acid; a bile acid used as a choleretic and digestant and in the synthesis of adrenocortical hormones such as cortisone.
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