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differential diagnosis

[‚dif·ə′ren·chəl ‚dī·əg′nō·səs]
(medicine)
Distinguishing between diseases of similar character by comparing their signs and symptoms.
(systematics)
In taxonomic study, a statement of the characters that distinguish a given taxon from other, specifically mentioned equivalent taxa.
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The DDX destroyer program, while attempting to incorporate advanced technologies to reduce crew size and operational cost, is still aimed at producing a large, high-end ship, something more attuned to open-ocean warfare against a superpower than support of operations ashore in crowded, dangerous, close-in coastal areas.
I'd like you to discuss the shipbuilding budget in light of the chief of naval operations' belief that we are significantly underfunding shipbuilding, and also with regard to the possibility of the DDX destroyer construction slipping.
Companies opting for DDX need not install any software on their own systems, according to DispatchBox.
The DDX series of low noise amplifiers provides a filtered, low noise gain solution for GPS applications.
Worldwide Computer Products News-2 May 2002-DespatchBox DDX secure e-mail system available (C)1995-2002 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.m2.com
w/history of head 4 (28.6) 3 (50.0) trauma (*) (%) Duration of vertigo 2 to 72 hr (23.4) 1 to 12 hr (5.3) attack (mean) Time from first attack 3 mo to 20 yr (5.5 yr) 2 mo to 5 yr (20 mo) to DDx (mean) (*)Includes barotrauma and cranial surgery.
HeatWatch Estrus Detection System, a product of DDx Inc.
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* DDx: classic migraine, common migraine, tension, cluster or temporal arteritis
Phoenix Systems provides software sales, development, consulting and support for Dash's DDX. The company enjoys 35 years of delivering effective, affordable business-critical solutions as a certified value-added reseller of Dash DDX, SYSPRO and Microsoft Dynamics enterprise resource planning (ERP) and customer relationship management (CRM) software.
The scope attached to my personal specimen is marked on the left side with the serial number, "Gw ZF4, a triangle, the Voigtlander manufacturer's code, which was "ddx" and "K43".
Hylda Baker, actress and comedienne: corresp and papers c1940-79 (DDX 1683)