I. noun Etymology: sexually transmitted disease Date: 1976 any of various diseases or infections (as syphilis, gonorrhea, chlamydia, and genital herpes) that are usually transmitted by direct sexual contact and that include some (as hepatitis B and AIDS) that may be contracted by other than sexual means II. abbreviation Etymology: New Latin sacrae theologiae doctor doctor of sacred theology

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  • STD — steht für: São toméischer Dobra, São Tomé und Príncipe, ISO 4217 sacrae theologiae doctor, der lateinische akademische Titel für Theologen Abkürzung der New Yorker Börse für die Santander Bankengruppe (Grupo Santander) Santo Domingo, IATA Code… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Std. — Std. 〈Abk. für〉 Stunde * * * Std. = ↑ Stunde. * * * Std. = Stunde …   Universal-Lexikon

  • std. — std. std. written abbreviation for standard * * * std. ► WRITTEN ABBREVIATION for STANDARD(Cf. ↑standard) noun …   Financial and business terms

  • std — std; STD; …   English syllables

  • STD — may refer to:* Sexually transmitted disease * Doctor of Sacred Theology, ( Sacrae Theologiae Doctor ) * São Tomé and Príncipe dobra, the ISO 4217 code for the currency of São Tomé and Príncipe * Standards or Standardization * Standard deviation,… …   Wikipedia

  • STD — [ˌes ti: ˈdi:] n [U and C] medical sexually transmitted disease a disease that one person passes to another through having sex, such as ↑AIDS or ↑herpes …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • STD — (sexually transmitted disease) (Medicine) disease that is most often contracted through sexual contact (e.g. gonorrhea, syphilis, AIDS, and genital herpes) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Std. — Std. = Stunde …   Die deutsche Rechtschreibung

  • STD — ► ABBREVIATION 1) sexually transmitted disease. 2) Brit. subscriber trunk dialling …   English terms dictionary

  • STD — abbrev. 1. [L Sacrae Theologiae Doctor] Doctor of Sacred Theology: also S.T.D. 2. sexually transmitted disease …   English World dictionary

  • std — abbrev. standard …   English World dictionary

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