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STD

abbr.
sexually transmitted disease

std

abbreviation for
standard

STD

abbreviation for
1. (Telecommunications) Brit subscriber trunk dialling
2. (Telecommunications) NZ subscriber toll dialling
3. (Pathology) sexually transmitted disease
4. (Ecclesiastical Terms) Doctor of Sacred Theology

STD

sexually transmitted disease.

std.

standard.

S.T.D.

Doctor of Sacred Theology.
[< New Latin Sacrae Theologiae Doctor]

STD

Abbreviation of sexually transmitted disease
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.STD - a communicable infection transmitted by sexual intercourse or genital contact
contagion, contagious disease - any disease easily transmitted by contact
genital herpes, herpes genitalis - an infection caused by herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2) that is usually transmitted by sexual contact; marked by recurrent attacks of painful eruptions on the skin and mucous membranes of the genital area
gonorrhea, gonorrhoea, clap - a common venereal disease caused by the bacterium Neisseria gonorrhoeae; symptoms are painful urination and pain around the urethra
granuloma inguinale, granuloma venereum - a venereal disease caused by a bacterium of the genus Calymmatobacterium; characterized by a pimply rash of the skin in the genital and groin region
lues, lues venerea, pox, syph, syphilis - a common venereal disease caused by the treponema pallidum spirochete; symptoms change through progressive stages; can be congenital (transmitted through the placenta)
LGV, lymphogranuloma venereum, lymphopathia venereum - infectious disease caused by a species of chlamydia bacterium; transmitted by sexual contact; characterized by genital lesions and swelling of lymph nodes in the groin
chlamydia - a sexually transmitted infection caused by bacteria of the genus Chlamydia
2.STD - a doctor's degree in theology; "STD is from the Latin Sanctae Theologiae Doctor"
doctorate, doctor's degree - one of the highest earned academic degrees conferred by a university
Translations
DST

STD

A. N ABBR
1. (Brit) (Telec) =Subscriber Trunk Dialling
2. (Med) =sexually transmitted diseaseETS f
B. CPD STD code Nprefijo m para conferencias interurbanas (automáticas)

STD

[ˌɛstiːˈdiː] n abbr
(British) (=subscriber trunk dialling) → l'automatique m
(=sexually transmitted disease) → MST f(= maladie sexuellement transmissible)

STD

(Brit Telec) abbr of subscriber trunk diallingder Selbstwählferndienst; STD codeVorwahl(nummer) f
abbr of sexually transmitted diseaseGeschlechtskrankheit f; STD clinicSprechstunde f/Praxis ffür Geschlechtskrankheiten

STD

[ˌɛstiːˈdiː] n abbr
b. =sexually transmitted diseasemalattia venerea

STD

abbr sexually transmitted disease. V. disease.
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As the new director for the National Center for HIV.
According to the National Center for HIV, STD and TB Prevention, chlamydia is so common in young women that, by the time they reach age 30, half of sexually active women have evidence of having had the disease at some time during their lives.
Harold Jaffe, MD, has been named director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention (NCHSTP).
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention (Atlanta: CDC, March 2002).
Source: National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Division of Sexually Transmitted Diseases
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The NCID Web site itself does not cover HIV infection, but it does provide links to the Division of AIDS, STD, and TB Laboratory Research, as well as the National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention.
Deacon of the National Center for HIV Virology Research in Fairfield.
deputy director of the National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention at the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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