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or DTP

  1. diphtheria, pertussis, and tetanus: a mixed vaccine of formalin-inactivated diphtheria and tetanus toxoids and pertussis vaccine, used for primary immunization.
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Examples from the Web for dpt

Historical Examples

  • It is used as a dpt and resting-place for the troops near it.

    Friends of France


  • "I do," replied the head of the dpt, a young sub-lieutenant.

  • The military, who had marched from the dpt, were drawn up on the lawn.

  • My cell at the Dpt was even worse than my cell at Saint-Lazare.

    My Memoirs

    Marguerite Steinheil

  • He might have been transferred to his dpt, following the example of the hero.

    The Soul of Susan Yellam

    Horace Annesley Vachell

British Dictionary definitions for dpt


abbreviation for
  1. department
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