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CDE

1 the major symbols used in one system for the nomenclature of the Rh system, in which D is the same as Rh0, the major determining factor of Rh positivity.
2 abbreviation for common duct exploration.
3 abbreviation for Certified Diabetes Educator.

CDE

Certified Diabetes Educator A health care professional qualified by the Am Assn of Diabetes Educators to teach diabetics how to manage their disease. See Diabetes mellitus.
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Examples of OSF's work include the Distributed Computing Environment (DCE) and Common Desktop Environment (CDE) supported by open systems suppliers worldwide.
As a result, this technology was selected to become the basis of the Common Desktop Environment which is offered to X/Open for standardization.
IXI also licenses Motif to SunSoft for Sun users migrating from OpenLook to Motif and eventually to the Common Desktop Environment (CDE).
Projects are already "under construction" to address the next releases of Motif and DCE and as well as the Common Desktop Environment (CDE) work begun under the auspices of the "cose" initiative.
The revised work program will take on the activities of the X/Open Desktop Working Group which is focused on the adoption of the Common Desktop Environment specifications as they become available, but the overall scope will address interoperability of client computer systems of all kinds.
Beginning Web application developers can easily grasp Lasso's unique HTML-like tag-based programming language -- or use standard Server-Side JavaScript-to prototype Web solutions on common desktop environments such as Mac OS 8.

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