What does DOC mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. doctor, doc, physician, MD, Dr., mediconoun

    a licensed medical practitioner

    "I felt so bad I went to see my doctor"

  2. Department of Commerce, Commerce Department, Commerce, DoCnoun

    the United States federal department that promotes and administers domestic and foreign trade (including management of the census and the patent office); created in 1913


  1. Docnoun

    A nickname for a medical doctor, a person with an advanced educational degree, or a learned person.

  2. Docnoun

    (slang, usually in plural) A Doc Marten shoe.

  3. Docnoun

    (slang, United States military) A common form of address for combat medics, especially Navy Hospital Corpsmen.

  4. Etymology: From document by shortening.


  1. doc

    A DOC most commonly refers to a document file in Microsoft Word Binary File Format. It includes text, images, formatting, styles, drawn objects and other document settings. DOC files are used in everything from letters and resumes to reports, flyers, documentation, invitations, among others. In a broader context, "doc" could also refer to any kind of document or a shorthand for a doctor in some contexts.


  1. Doc

    In computing, DOC or doc is a filename extension for word processing documents, most commonly in the Microsoft Word Binary File Format. Historically, the extension was used for documentation in plain text, particularly of programs or computer hardware on a wide range of operating systems. During the 1980s, WordPerfect used DOC as the extension of their proprietary format. Later, in the 1990s, Microsoft chose to use the DOC extension for their proprietary Microsoft Word format. The original uses for the extension have largely disappeared from the PC world.

The New Hacker's Dictionary

  1. doc

    Common spoken and written shorthand for ‘documentation’. Often used in the plural docs and in the construction doc file (i.e., documentation available on-line).

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  2. DOC

    What does DOC stand for? -- Explore the various meanings for the DOC acronym on the Abbreviations.com website.

Anagrams for DOC »

  1. CDO

  2. C.O.D.

  3. COD

  4. cod

  5. OCD

  6. ODC

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of DOC in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of DOC in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of DOC in a Sentence

  1. Dunyasha Yetts:

    I said,' Doc, it's my damn thumb.' So I literally got up off the table, turned around and busted through the door.

  2. President Trump:

    Doc Ronny might be Doc Ronny.

  3. Michael DiSabato:

    His( Jordan's) locker was located next to Doc Strauss. It was a common uncomfortable joke that Doc was a serial groper, doc likes to hold your penis. Everyone knew it.

  4. Justice Christopher:

    We take seriously the responsibility of caring for justice-involved DC residents and believe they should remain in DC. DOC leadership is evaluating moving inmates within the facility so that issues raised can be addressed efficiently and expeditiously.

  5. Corrections Department:

    Whatever the outcome of this case, we are going to be as transparent as possible, and the DOC will take whatever remedial measures deemed to be necessary.

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