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DOC

abbr.
Department of Commerce

doc

 (dŏk)
n. Informal
A person with an advanced degree licensed to practice in a medical field, such as a physician, dentist, or veterinarian.

[Short for doctor.]

doc

(dɒk)
n
(Medicine) informal short for doctor, esp a medical doctor: often used as a term of address

DOC

abbreviation for
1. (Brewing) Denominazione di Origine Controllata: used of wines
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (in New Zealand) Department of Conservation

doc

(dɒk)

n. Informal.
1. doctor.
2. a casual, impersonal term of address for a man.
[1845–50; by shortening]

DOC

Department of Commerce.

doc.



pl. docs.
document.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.doc - a licensed medical practitionerdoc - a licensed medical practitioner; "I felt so bad I went to see my doctor"
abortionist - a person (who should be a doctor) who terminates pregnancies
allergist - a physician skilled in the diagnosis and treatment of allergies
angiologist - a physician who specializes in angiology
extern, medical extern - a nonresident doctor or medical student; connected with a hospital but not living there
gastroenterologist - a physician who specializes in diseases of the gastrointestinal tract
general practitioner, GP - a physician who is not a specialist but treats all illnesses
hakeem, hakim - a Muslim physician
house physician, resident physician, resident - a physician (especially an intern) who lives in a hospital and cares for hospitalized patients under the supervision of the medical staff of the hospital; "the resident was receiving special clinical training at the hospital"
houseman, intern, interne, medical intern - an advanced student or graduate in medicine gaining supervised practical experience (`houseman' is a British term)
medical man, medical practitioner - someone who practices medicine
primary care physician - the physician who provides primary care; "the primary care physician acts as a gatekeeper to the medical system"
quack - an untrained person who pretends to be a physician and who dispenses medical advice
medical specialist, specialist - practices one branch of medicine
operating surgeon, sawbones, surgeon - a physician who specializes in surgery
vet, veterinarian, veterinary, veterinary surgeon - a doctor who practices veterinary medicine
doctor-patient relation - the responsibility of a physician to act in the best interests of the patient
2.doc - the United States federal department that promotes and administers domestic and foreign trade (including management of the census and the patent office)DoC - the United States federal department that promotes and administers domestic and foreign trade (including management of the census and the patent office); created in 1913
executive department - a federal department in the executive branch of the government of the United States
Bureau of the Census, Census Bureau - the bureau of the Commerce Department responsible for taking the census; provides demographic information and analyses about the population of the United States
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, NOAA - an agency in the Department of Commerce that maps the oceans and conserves their living resources; predicts changes to the earth's environment; provides weather reports and forecasts floods and hurricanes and other natural disasters related to weather
Technology Administration - an agency in the Department of Commerce that works with United States industries to promote competitiveness and maximize the impact of technology on economic growth
Patent and Trademark Office Database, Patent Office - the government bureau in the Department of Commerce that keeps a record of patents and trademarks and grants new ones
Translations

doc

[dɒk]
A. N (esp US) = doctor
B. ABBR =documentdoc.

doc

[ˈdɒk] n (= doctor) → toubib m

doc

n (inf) abbr of doctor (as address) → Herr/Frau Doktor

doc

[dɒk] n (fam) → dottore/essa
References in classic literature ?
Well, Doc Pipt, do you mean to introduce us, or not?
Thus, Doc Watson, the gray-bearded, iron bodied man without a past, a fighting terror himself, was overthrown in the fraction of a second preceding his own onslaught.
That's an average of over thirty-three miles a day," Doc Watson warned, "and I've travelled some myself.
Doc Hentley'll come every day, an' Mary'll come in an' do the housework, an' take care of you an' all that, just as you'll do for her if she ever needs it.
I can't tell you how many times since I retired and been on Medicare, Doc has told me to forget it, if there's anything left over he'll write it off.
Citing the active investigation and pending legal action, the DOC declined to make the three available for comment.
Centris AG will implement DOC 1 DCS as part of its Swiss Health Platform (SHP), a new solution for healthcare and personal accident insurance providers, starting in 2007, which will provide a business process-oriented solution for managing standardized information for the Swiss healthcare market using a single platform.
That cop's response at Doc's declaration of there being a whole mess of like-minded just-folks like Doc spread throughout this country of ours?
The Mortgage Cadence Finale doc prep solution was developed with the understanding of our client's market and their business challenges," states Alan Clark, chief legal officer and manager of the doc prep initiative at Mortgage Cadence.
One unique aspect of our doc prep solution is the seamless integration within the system," said Alan Clark, chief legal officer for Mortgage Cadence and manager of the doc prep venture.