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ED

erectile dysfunction (previously referred to as impotent)
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ED

abbr.
1. effective dose
2. election district
3. erectile dysfunction

ed

 (ĕd)
n. Informal
Education: driver's ed; adult ed.
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ed

(ɛd)

n.
education: driver's ed.
[by shortening]

ED

1. Department of Education.
2. effective dose.
3. erectile dysfunction.

-ed1

,
a suffix forming the past tense of weak verbs: He crossed the river.
[Old English -de, -ede, -ode, -ade; orig. disputed]

-ed2

,
a suffix forming the past participle of weak verbs (he had crossed the river), and of participial adjectives indicating a condition or quality resulting from the action of the verb (inflated balloons).
[Old English -ed, -od, -ad; orig. disputed]

-ed3

,
a suffix forming adjectives from nouns, typically specifying that the person or thing modified by the adjective possesses or is characterized by whatever is denoted by the noun base: bearded; diseased; layered. Such adjectives are often derived from adjective-noun or quantifier-noun phrases (black-haired “having black hair”; three-headed “having three heads”) or from more complex constructions (hourglass-shaped “having the shape of an hourglass”).
[Middle English; Old English -ede]

ed.

1. edited.
2.
pl. eds. edition.
3.
pl. eds. editor.
4. education.

E.D.

election district.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ED - impotence resulting from a man's inability to have or maintain an erection of his penisED - impotence resulting from a man's inability to have or maintain an erection of his penis
impotence, impotency - an inability (usually of the male animal) to copulate
disfunction, dysfunction - (medicine) any disturbance in the functioning of an organ or body part or a disturbance in the functioning of a social group; "erectile dysfunction"; "sexual relationship dysfunction"
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Translations

ed

ABBR
1. =editioned
2. =editored
3. =edited byen edición de
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ed

abbr of editorHrsg., Herausgeber(in) m(f)
abbr of editionAusg., Ausgabe f
abbr of editedhg., herausgegeben
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

ED

abbr emergency department. V. department.

ED

abbr erectile dysfunction. V. dysfunction.
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