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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 ?
This is an intelligent packet-processing chip that implements AES, Triple DES, integrated public key crypto-graphy, and compression.
It offers an extensive set of security options, which includes RC4, DES, triple DES, AES, & RSA that prevents spoofing and eavesdropping to ensure the integrity of the messaging system.
The high-end Atalla A10100 NSP provides 540 Triple DES PIN translates per second, while the mid-range Atalla A9100 NSP offers 120 Triple DES PIN translates per second and the entry-level Atalla A8100 NSP provides 20 Triple DES PIN translates per second.
GTGI claims that the card sustains data throughputs of 10Mbps in triple DES mode and 27 Mbps in 56-bit DES mode.
Some businesses are already using a more robust variant of the DES method, known as Triple DES, which hasn't yet been broken.