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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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DDX simplifies the management of IBM and third-party page tags, enabling clients to deploy and maintain website pages with minimal support from IT.
Pricing for DespatchBox DDX starts at GBP8,000 for a 100 user licence.
AK's entry into the IBM DDX Partnership Program addresses common issues in the industry around the time required to implement, maintain, audit, and track campaigns across multiple channels," said David Jakubowski, Aggregate Knowledge chief executive officer.
The IDT 92HD95 is the industry s first HD audio codec to feature a class-G headphone amp and DDX class-D speaker amp, delivering the high performance and low power consumption that our customers require.
The ACS42200 family includes a low-power, high-fidelity codec integrated with four programmable system PLLs for internal and external timing, a DDX class-D speaker amplifier, a true cap-less headphone amplifier, and advanced built-in audio processing capability for 3D, bass and treble enhancement.
Despite senior leadership support for these downsizing initiatives, skeptics wonder whether personnel cuts realistically can be expected to generate enough savings for the new ships the Navy wants, namely the DDX destroyer and the Littoral Combat Ship.
The integration of our ultra-efficient DDX technology and industry-leading timing IP is a perfect example of how IDT brings the analog and digital worlds together to create value," said Patrick Griffith, senior director of marketing for the Analog and Power Division at IDT.
Ronald O'Rourke, a naval analyst at the Congressional Research Service, said the Navy is not likely to have enough money to buy both LCS and the DDX next-generation destroyer.
CERDEC is one of the many teams looking at fuel cells to provide power for a whole host of items, from tactical radios, to the Navy's future destroyer, the DDX.
Warships such as the new LHA(R) amphibious ships, DDX destroyers for fire support, LCACs and HSVs will be needed as well.
According to a July 2005 Congressional Budget Office study, the DDG-51 is more "expensive, in terms of cost per ton of light-load displacement" than the Navy's current DDX destroyer program.
The JFN linked the Blue Ridge with a simulated Australian warship, a virtual DDX (the Navy's future destroyer) located in Dahlgren, Va.