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
The numerical value of d and c in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of d and c in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The best formula for a successful marriage is condensed in three golden sentences, to be repeated by the Husband to his wife, as often as he can, and in the same sequence as follows: (a) You're right, (b) I'm wrong, and (c) I love you.
The bottom line is that (a) people are never perfect, but love can be, (b) that is the one and only way that the mediocre and vile can be transformed, and (c) doing that makes it that. We waste time looking for the perfect lover, instead of creating the perfect love.
The offer price of C$6.50 is at the high end of the formal valuation range of between C$3.13 and C$7.00 as determined by an independent valuator, since the offer became public on May 5th, no other bidders have materialized and O'Hara has not presented an alternative or plan.
Some 22 million people across the country suffer from substance abuse disorders, resulting in 50,000 overdose death rates each year, this is right up there on that same level as terrorism and homeland security concerns in our country. That doesn’t even count the number of people getting Hepatitis B and C and HIV.
It felt selfish to be taking them to an event that a) they were not terribly interested in attending, b) has an elevated risk associated with it and c) they have no say in, while the risk of something terrible happening is probably very slim, I don’t know how you reconcile that if something does go sideways. Better the one true fan [ my husband ] attend on his own. He's an adult who can competently assess the risk.
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