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pertaining to, related to, or transmitted by sexual contact.
venereal disease sexually transmitted disease.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
Symbol for physiologic dead space.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
1. vapor density
2. also v.d. various dates
3. venereal disease
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venereal diseaseA largely retired term for sexually transmitted infection(s).
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.
1. Vapor density.
3. Venereal disease–STD is widely preferred.
4. Verbal discrimination–psychology.
5. Volume of distribution–Vd is more commonly used.
VdVolume of distribution, see there.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
VDAbbrev. for venereal disease, now, for reasons of political correctness, largely obsolete. See SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005