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"D" Is for Deadbeat

the fourth novel in Sue Grafton's "Alphabet" series of mystery novels and features Kinsey Millhone, a private eye based in Santa Teresa, CaliforniaSource: Wikipedia

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"Dogfight"

This story was written by Michael Swanwick and William Gibson, and was first published in Omni in 1985Source: Wikipedia

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"Dr. Death" Steve Williams

a professional wrestler and former collegiate American football and wrestling star at the University of OklahomaSource: Wikipedia

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'D

’D is a digraph used in the Bari alphabet to write the sound (IPA: /ɗ/)Source: Wikipedia

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'Dus-rong Mang-po-rje

'Dus-srong died in 704 in battle in Mywa territory in modern YunnanSource: Wikipedia

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(deoxy)adenylate kinase

an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction Thus, the two substrates of this enzyme are ATP and dAMP, whereas its two products are ADP and dADPSource: Wikipedia

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(deoxy)nucleoside-phosphate kinase

an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction Thus, the two substrates of this enzyme are ATP and deoxynucleoside phosphate, whereas its two products are ADP and deoxynucleoside diphosphateSource: Wikipedia

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(dj) ROYCE

(dj)ROYCE born Royce Lindsey is a professional producer & recording artist on the United Record LabelSource: Wikipedia

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(Do the) Mashed Potatoes

a hit R&B instrumentalSource: Wikipedia

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(Don't Fear) The Reaper

a song by the rock band Blue Öyster Cult from their 1976 album, Agents of FortuneSource: Wikipedia

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(Don't Go Back To) Rockville

" Rockville" was the second and final single released by R.E.M. from their second studio album ReckoningSource: Wikipedia

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(Don't Worry) If There's a Hell Below

a funk/soul song originally recorded by Curtis Mayfield for his album Curtis (1970)Source: Wikipedia

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(Don't) Give Hate a Chance

the third single from Dynamite, the sixth album by UK band Jamiroquai, led by Jason KaySource: Wikipedia

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(Drawing) Rings Around the World

a song by Super Furry AnimalsSource: Wikipedia

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+D

a floppy disk and printer interface for the Sinclair ZX Spectrum home computer, developed as a successor to Miles Gordon Technology's earlier product, the DISCiPLESource: Wikipedia

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.db

a filename extension that refers to some sort of database file. Oracle saves databases as .db, as do a variety of other programsSource: Wikipedia

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.dd

DD was the ISO 3166-1 code for the German Democratic Republic (East Germany), the letters coming from the German name of the country: Deutsche Demokratische RepublikSource: Wikipedia

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.de

the country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for the Federal Republic of GermanySource: Wikipedia

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.dj

the country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for DjiboutiSource: Wikipedia

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.dk

the country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for DenmarkSource: Wikipedia

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.dm

the country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for DominicaSource: Wikipedia

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.do

the country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for the Dominican RepublicSource: Wikipedia

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.dream

a utility that allows videos and other optimized animations to be used as desktop wallpapersSource: Wikipedia

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.DS Store

a hidden file created by Apple Inc.'s Mac OS X operating system to store custom attributes of a folder such as the position of icons or the choice of a background imageSource: Wikipedia

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.dwg

DWG ("drawing") is a format used for storing two and three dimensional design data and metadataSource: Wikipedia

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.dz

the country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for AlgeriaSource: Wikipedia

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/dev/hda

dev/hda is the path to the block device node of the first IDE device (master device attached at the primary IDE-controller)Source: Wikipedia

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/dev/null

In Unix-like operating systems, /dev/null or the null device is a special file that discards all data written to it (but reports that the write operation succeeded), and provides no data to any process that reads from it (it returns EOF)Source: Wikipedia

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/dev/random

In Unix-like operating systems, /dev/random is a special file that serves as a true random number generator or as a pseudorandom number generatorSource: Wikipedia

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/dev/zero

In Unix-like operating systems, /dev/zero is a special file that provides as many null characters (ASCII NUL, 0x00) as are read from itSource: Wikipedia

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0DFx

an American hardcore punk bandSource: Wikipedia

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2D

a fictional member of the virtual band GorillazSource: Wikipedia

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2D

Something with two dimensions, e.g. height and widthSource: Wikipedia

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2d Air Force

an intermediate echelon numbered air force of the United States Air Force Air Education and Training CommandSource: Wikipedia

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2d Battalion, 20th Field Artillery

of the United States Army, known during the Vietnam War as "Blue Max"Source: Wikipedia

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2d Bomb Wing

activated as part of the United States Air Force on November 5, 1947, although the wing headquarters was not operational between that date and December 31, 1948Source: Wikipedia

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2D computer graphics

the computer-based generation of images in two geometric dimensionsSource: Wikipedia

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2D computer graphics#Layers

layers in 2D computer graphicsSource: Wikipedia

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2D geometric model

a geometric model of an object as two-dimensional figure, usually on the Euclidean or Cartesian planeSource: Wikipedia

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2d Space Wing

a wing of the United States Air ForceSource: Wikipedia

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2Day FM

in Sydney, New South WalesSource: Wikipedia

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2dF Galaxy Redshift Survey

2dF or 2dFGRS is a redshift survey conducted by the Anglo-Australian Observatory (AAO) with the 3.9m Anglo-Australian Telescope between 1997 and 11 April 2002Source: Wikipedia

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2DRY FM

in Broken Hill, New South WalesSource: Wikipedia

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2DTV

In late 2002, a commercial for the Video and DVD compilation The Best of 2DTV was banned by the BACCSource: Wikipedia

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3D

textured geometry with height, width and depthSource: Wikipedia

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3D

by TLCSource: Wikipedia

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3d Air Division

an inactive United States Air Force organizationSource: Wikipedia

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3D audio effect

Some amusement parks have created attractions based around the principles of 3-D audioSource: Wikipedia

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3d avatars

Source: Personal Knowledge

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3D city models

are digital representations of the Earth’s surface and related objects belonging to urban areas (like cities, factories etc.)Source: Wikipedia

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