Definitions for d and c

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word d and c

Princeton's WordNet

  1. dilation and curettage, dilatation and curettage, D and C(noun)

    a surgical procedure usually performed under local anesthesia in which the cervix is dilated and the endometrial lining of the uterus is scraped with a curet; performed to obtain tissue samples or to stop prolonged bleeding or to remove small tumors or to remove fragments of placenta after childbirth or as a method of abortion

Images & Illustrations of d and c


Find a translation for the d and c definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these d and c definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"d and c." STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 29 Nov. 2015. < and c>.

Are we missing a good definition for d and c? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for d and c:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.