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Variant of edh.


(ɛð; ɛθ)
(Letters of the Alphabet (Foreign)) a variant of edh


abbreviation for
Ethiopia (international car registration)


or edh


a letter in the form of a crossed d, written đ or ð, used in Old English writing to represent both voiced and unvoiced th and in modern Icelandic and in phonetic alphabets to represent voiced th.


an ending of the third person singular present indicative of verbs, now occurring only in archaic forms or used in solemn or poetic language: hopeth; sitteth.
[Old English -eth, -ath, -oth, -th; akin to Latin -t]


var. of -th 2, the ordinal suffix, used when the cardinal number ends in -y: twentieth; thirtieth.


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14) The 2014 EDHS revealed that in the wake of the sociopolitical transition, modern contraceptive use stagnated in both regions (at 49% in Upper Egypt and 62% in Lower Egypt).
The numbers of unintended pregnancies in 2008 under current contraceptive-use patterns and alternative scenarios were based on contraceptive use--failure rates and pregnancy rates for nonusers from the EDHS and other sources, adjusted to the estimated number of unintended pregnancies in each region in 2008.
The National Council for Women (NOW) made use of the EDHS to find out which remote villages in Upper Egypt need female physicians and encouraged them to work in them.
The HSA held its annual meeting there, hosted by the EDHS in support of the conference and anniversary.
A 1995 EDHS (Egypt Demographic Health Survey) showed that 97% of Egyptian women who have been married ("ever-married women" including divorcees and widows) are circumcised (El Zenaty et al.
Finally using the household listing for each segment, a systematic random sample of households was chosen for the EDHS 2008.