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acyclovir an antiviral drug used in the treatment of herpes simplex viral infections, chickenpox, and shingles.
A.D. abbreviation of "anno Domini" (Latin); in the year of the Lord, or, since the birth of Jesus Christ (used in designating dates).
ad advertisement. [2 definitions]
ad- to; toward. [2 definitions]
ADA abbreviation of "American Dental Association." [2 definitions]
adage an old familiar saying that expresses folk wisdom; proverb.
adagio slowly (used as a musical direction). [4 definitions]
Adam according to the Old Testament, the name of the first man, created by God from dust, and the progenitor of the human race.
adamant unlikely to change in response to any request or argument; firmly decided or fixed; unyielding. [3 definitions]
adamantine made of, resembling, or having the hardness of adamant. [2 definitions]
Adam's apple the projection at the front of the human throat formed by the largest cartilage of the larynx, visible esp. in men.
Adam Smith a Scottish economist (b.1723--d.1790).
adapt to make fit or suitable for a particular need or condition; adjust. [2 definitions]
adaptable having the capacity to be adapted. [2 definitions]
adaptation the act or process of adapting, or the state of being adapted. [4 definitions]
adapter a device or part that adapts a machine or tool to a different use. [2 definitions]
adaption adaptation.
adaptive capable of or suitable for adapting.
Adar the sixth month of the Jewish lunisolar calendar, occurring from late February through early March in the Gregorian calendar.
Adar Sheni Veadar.
add to combine (something) with something else, often to increase the quantity of the latter, or to improve it or make it more complete. [5 definitions]