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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On this occasion, Chairman SUPARCO said that SUPARCO will continue its cooperation with the CDA in the areas of public interest.
The computerized balloting was carried out amongst Christian employees of the Authority here at the CDA Headquarters on Monday.
The CDA, on the other hand, did not abide by all the conditions listed in the contract.
Addressing the delegation, Ahmed Hassan Moughal, President, Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry said that almost 90 percent of the issues of local business community were related to CDA and the role of CDA Mazdoor Union was important in resolving those issues to facilitate the growth of business activities.
He said CDA Union should act as a bridge between the civic body and ICCI for facilitating the smooth growth of business ventures.
The CDA has refused to provide the record of the plots to give shelter to its favorite people.
The ministry on January 15 issued a notification for the appointment of Hafiz Hafizur Rehman as the chief legal adviser in the CDA. Rehman is the son of a close friend of Barrister Zafarullah Khan, the special assistant to the prime minister on law and justice.
He said that the CDA administration acknowledges and owns the contribution of the departing principal.
The CDA chairman, the Punjab additional advocate general, the Islamabad inspector general of police and others will appear on notice.
ADAA national President Debra Von Alman, CDA, RDA, and Executive Director Larry Sepin visited the class during DARW for continental breakfast and a dental trivia game, a special treat for the class and DARW.
Sources in the CDA said that the authority issued an allotment letter for 7.59 acres of land to the ministry after receiving Rs1.14 billion.
CDA, through its Sports Officer Chaudhry Shahzad Yaseen, informed Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) that due to financial constraints, CDA team should be considered as withdrawn from participation.