STD

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sexually transmitted disease: any disease characteristically transmitted by sexual contact, as gonorrhea, syphilis, genital herpes, and chlamydia.

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std.

S.T.D.

Doctor of Sacred Theology.

Origin of S.T.D.

From the New Latin word Sacrae Theologiae Doctor
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std

abbreviation for

standard

STD

abbreviation for

subscriber trunk dialling
NZ subscriber toll dialling
sexually transmitted disease
Doctor of Sacred Theology
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STD

abbr.

sexually transmitted disease
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STD

Abbreviation of sexually transmitted disease
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STD

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