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Cd

The symbol for cadmium.

CD

abbr.
1. certificate of deposit
2. civil defense
3. cluster of differentiation antigen
4. compact disc
5. French corps diplomatique (diplomatic corps)

cd

abbr.
1. candela
2. cord

cd

abbreviation for
(Commerce) cash discount
symbol for
(Units) candela

cd

the internet domain name for
(Computer Science) Democratic Republic of Congo

Cd

abbreviation for
(Parliamentary Procedure) (in Britain) command (paper)
the chemical symbol for
(Elements & Compounds) cadmium

CD

abbreviation for
1. (Electronics) compact disc
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) Civil Defence (Corps)
3. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) Corps Diplomatique (Diplomatic Corps)
4. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) Conference on Disarmament: a United Nations standing conference, held in Geneva, to negotiate a global ban on chemical weapons
5. (Banking & Finance) (in the US and Canada) certificate of deposit. Also: C.D.

CD

1. certificate of deposit.
2. Civil Defense.
3. compact disc.

Cd


Chem. Symbol.
cadmium.

cd

1. candela.
2. Also, cd. cord.

C.D.

Civil Defense.

Cd

The symbol for cadmium.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cd - a soft bluish-white ductile malleable toxic bivalent metallic elementCd - a soft bluish-white ductile malleable toxic bivalent metallic element; occurs in association with zinc ores
metal, metallic element - any of several chemical elements that are usually shiny solids that conduct heat or electricity and can be formed into sheets etc.
calamine, hemimorphite - a white mineral; a common ore of zinc
2.cd - the basic unit of luminous intensity adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites; equal to 1/60 of the luminous intensity per square centimeter of a black body radiating at the temperature of 2,046 degrees Kelvin
candlepower unit, luminous intensity unit - a measure of luminous intensity
3.CD - a debt instrument issued by a bank; usually pays interest
time deposit - a certificate of deposit from which withdrawals can be made only after advance notice or at a specified future date
certificate of indebtedness, debt instrument, obligation - a written promise to repay a debt
4.cd - a digitally encoded recording on an optical disk that is smaller than a phonograph recordCD - a digitally encoded recording on an optical disk that is smaller than a phonograph record; played back by a laser
audio CD, audio compact disc - compact discs used to reproduce sound (voice and music)
CD-R, CD-WO, compact disc recordable, compact disc write-once - a compact disc on which you can write only once and thereafter is read-only memory
CD-ROM, compact disc read-only memory - a compact disk that is used with a computer (rather than with an audio system); a large amount of digital information can be stored and accessed but it cannot be altered by the user
optical disc, optical disk - a disk coated with plastic that can store digital data as tiny pits etched in the surface; is read with a laser that scans the surface
recording - a storage device on which information (sounds or images) have been recorded
Adj.1.cd - being one hundred more than three hundred
cardinal - being or denoting a numerical quantity but not order; "cardinal numbers"
Translations
قُرْصٌ مَضْغُوطقُرْص مُكَثَّف
CD
CDcompactdisk
CD-levy
CD
CD-lemez
CD
콤팩트디스크
kompaktinė plokštelėkompaktinių plokštelių grotuvas
kompaktdisks
CD, kompaktná platňa
cede
CD-skiva
ซีดี
đĩa CD

CD

A. N ABBR
1. =compact discCD m
2. =Corps DiplomatiqueC.D.
3. =Civil Defence (Corps)
4. (US) (Pol) =Congressional District
5. (Pol) =Conference on Disarmament
B. CPD CD burner, CD writergrabadora f de CDs

CD

[ˌsiːˈdiː]
n abbr (=compact disc) → CD m
abbr (British) (=Corps Diplomatique) → CDCD burner ngraveur m de CD

CD

abbr of compact discCD f; CD burnerCD-Brenner m; CD playerCD-Spieler m, → CD-Player m; CD caseCD-Hülle f; CD Walkman®CD-Walkman (R), → tragbarer CD-Player; CD writerCD-Brenner m

CD

[ˌsiːˈdiː]
1. n abbr
a. =compact discCD m inv
CD player → lettore m (di) CD
b. (Mil) (Brit) =Civil Defence (Corps) (Am) =Civil Defense
2. abbr (Brit) =Corps DiplomatiqueC.D.

CD

(siːˈdiː) noun (abbreviation)
compact disc.
CD player noun
an electrical instrument for playing compact discs.
CD-ˈROM noun (abbreviation)
compact disk read-only memory; a disk which stores information that can be displayed on a computer.

cd

قُرْصٌ مَضْغُوط CD cd CD δίσκος CD CD CD-levy CD CD CD CD 콤팩트디스크 cd CD płyta kompaktowa CD компакт-диск CD-skiva ซีดี CD đĩa CD 光盘
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While Tetzlaff's album features two major concertante compositions for violin and orchestra of the Czech (late-) Romantic repertoire, Poltera's SACD contains the two best-known cello concertos of Czech provenience: the world-famous one by Dvorak and Martinu's increasingly sought after first.
Following its SACD special mention, Houda Benyamina's debut feature, the French drama Divines, also scooped the Camera d'Or prize.
The SACD, on the offensive, also accuses the Commission of organising for new audiovisual services, eg in the online environment, "the pure and simple abolition of the EU acquis that guaranteed minimum rules for audiovisual and film creation support in all European countries".
Audiophiles, collectors and music lovers alike will appreciate this incredible music that has been given a new lease on life through the Audio Fidelity SACD releases.
The MMO said it is most likely to make a decision on the larger and separate SACD application by next year beginning.
Living up to the amazing predecessor, the Lexicon RT-20 Universal Disc Player, the BD-30 supports every major AV format in the market today, including Blu-ray, DVD, upconverted DVD, DVD-Audio, SACD and Compact Disc, as well as popular niche formats such as AVCHD and Kodak Picture CD, and recordable formats including CD-R/RW, DVD-R/RW, DVD+R and BD-R/RE.
Unfortunately, a certification sticker would not help prevent the SACD problem.
There are some novel features on this unit too, notably SACD and NTSC progressive scan.
Only Sony Music in Japan, Sonopress in Germany, and Crest National in Hollywood, Calif, have SACD production lines up and running.
Si usted cuenta ya, o planea comprar pronto, uno de los nuevos reproductores de SACD, pues con estas bocinas ya estara preparado para recibir todo el potencial del audio de alta definicion.
A Matsushita official said, "Our models provide even better sound quality than that of SACD.
SACD is promised to feature only two-channel audio with the higher sampling and bit rates of DVD-Audio, but it may accommodate a version that could be played on current CD players.