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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.

Other definitions for DP (2 of 4)

d.p.

abbreviation
(in prescriptions) with a proper direction.

Origin of d.p.

From Latin dīrēctiōne prōpriā

Other definitions for DP (3 of 4)

D/P

documents against payment.

Other definitions for DP (4 of 4)

D.P.

abbreviation
data processing.
displaced person.
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How to use DP in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for DP (1 of 2)

DP

abbreviation for
data processing
displaced person
(in South Africa) Democratic Party

British Dictionary definitions for DP (2 of 2)

D/P
/ commerce /

abbreviation for
documents against presentation
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Medical definitions for DP

DP

abbr.
Doctor of Podiatry
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