dex
noun Date: 1961 the sulfate of dextroamphetamine

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Dex — bezeichnet: Dex, der Frauenheld, US amerikanische Komödie aus dem Jahr 2000 DEX (Graphdatenbank), Datenbanksystem Die Abkürzung Dex steht für: Dextro (rechts) , für rechtsdrehende Substanzen, siehe Nomenklatur Die Abkürzung DEX steht für:… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • dex — (dĕks) n. Slang Dextroamphetamine. * * * …   Universalium

  • Dex — m Mainly U.S.: short form of DEXTER (SEE Dexter) (cf. LEX (SEE Lex) and TEX (SEE Tex)) …   First names dictionary

  • dex- — ↑ dextr …   Universal-Lexikon

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  • dex —    a logarithmic unit being used in astronomy. Originally, dex was a convenient function defined by dex (x) = 10x. But the notation is now being used after the exponent in expressions such as .043 dex, meaning 10 .043. Thus 1 dex equals a factor… …   Dictionary of units of measurement

  • dex — noun An order or factor of ten. When dealing with log to the base 10 transform of a number set the transform of 10, 100, and 1 000 000 is , , and , so the difference between 10 and 100 in base 10 is 1 dex and the difference between 1 and 1 000… …   Wiktionary

  • DEX — Die Abkürzung DEX steht für: Decrement Index Register in der Assemblerprogrammierung Delta Epsilon Chi, eine Untergliederung der amerikanischen DECA …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • DEX — dexamethasone * * * dex deks n the sulfate of dextroamphetamine …   Medical dictionary

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