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DES

abbr.
1. data encryption standard
2. diethylstilbestrol

DES

(in Britain) abbreviation for
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) Department of Education and Science

DES

diethylstilbestrol.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.DES - a potent estrogen used in medicine and in feed for livestock and poultry
estrogen, oestrogen - a general term for female steroid sex hormones that are secreted by the ovary and responsible for typical female sexual characteristics
2.DES - synthetic nonsteroid with the properties of estrogen; formerly used to treat menstrual problems but was found to be associated with vaginal cancers in the daughters of women so treated during pregnancy
nonsteroid, nonsteroidal - an organic compound that does no contain a steroid
Translations

DES

abbr of Department of Education and ScienceBildungs- und Wissenschaftsministerium nt

DES

[ˌdiːiːˈes] n abbr (Brit) =Department of Education and Scienceministero della Pubblica Istruzione

DES

V. diethylstilbestrol.
References in periodicals archive ?
3) with service providers for information encryption/decryption on handheld PC with DES, 3DES, AES, RC2 algorithms [6].
While standards currently exist for 3DES master key management and 3DES DUKPT (Derived Unique Key, Per Transaction) there is a lack of standards for session key management.
FOR SMALL AND MIDSIZE BUSINESSES and SOHOs, the EtherFast Cable/DSL VPN Router with 4-Port Switch has an embedded IPSec VPN, 3DES encryption and authentication.
2 (SCP02 secure channel using 3DES, and SCP03 using AES) secure communication channel with MAC and encryption.
All of Cavium's NITROX products support the full range of bulk encryption and hashing algorithms (DES, 3DES, AES, ARC4, SHA1, MD5), public key processing algorithms (RSA and Diffie-Hellman), and complete IPsec Packet or SSL record processing.