CDA


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CDA

Abbrev. for Centre de Données Astronomiques.

CDA

(file format)

CDA

(legal)

CDA

(1) (Compact Disc Audio) The file extension that is viewed in Windows Explorer when a music CD is loaded. Appearing as Track01.CDA, Track02.CDA, etc., they are pointers to the track locations on the CD. See CD-DA and AIFF.

(2) (Clinical Document Architecture) A subset of the XML-based HL7 medical record format that is widely used to exchange discharge summaries and progress notes. See healthcare IT.

(3) (Communications Decency Act) A section of a U.S. telecommunications reform bill, passed February 8, 1996, that made it a federal crime to send indecent communications to anyone or to allow minors to view any message considered offensive by contemporary community standards. After considerable protest, the CDA was abolished by a federal court and also the Supreme Court.

(4) (Compound Document Architecture) A compound document format from Digital Equipment that created hot links between documents. See compound document.
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He said that CDA is paying special attention in plantation of seasonal flowers and ornamental trees and in this connection plan has also been devised to beautify the entry points of Islamabad.
According to sources, electricity supply will be restored to all offices of CDA and traffic signals today (Thursday).
Susan Rexroat, CDA, CDPMA, has been active with the ADAA on the national and state level serving on various national committees and as president of the Florida Dental Assistants Association.
15, 2005 and may be redeemed at an earlier date on or after July 1, 2005 as designated by the CDA.
Sources said CDA management had approved five such agriculture farms costing million of rupees which fell short of the requirements set out by CDA in terms of areas of these farms.
He said CDA Board has already approved a new policy for lease renewal cases which will be applicable across the board and hoped that the said policy would facilitate the stakeholders in lease renewals.
According to the sources, CDA awarded Rs 820 million contract of the Faisal Avenue Underpass construction to Metracon in June 2006.
First District: Virgina Cairrao, CDA, Bristol, RI, appointed to a three-year term expiring 2007.
According to Marc Wolfe, CDA director of affiliate relations, "Our optimized marketing efforts and the successful results we continue to achieve for our clients have placed our legal teams in high demand.
Reacting to approval of bonus, Chaudhry Mohammad Yasin, general secretary CDA employees union has expressed gratitude to chairman CDA, Member administration Amir Ali Ahmad and management for granting bonus to Christian employees on the eve of Easter.
Appreciating the efforts of Chairman CDA Maroof Afzal and Member Admn Amir Ali Ahmed for better development of Islamabad, Mohammad Ali Mirza said that CDA had promised to address the problems of industrial areas in Islamabad, but the same have not been redressed as yet due to which industrialists are facing difficulties in production activities.
At the last hearing, the apex court had directed the CDA to submit a list of the 240 genuine affectees belonging to the Sarian and Bokra villages, to allot them plots against their land acquired by the CDA.