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DAU

/dow/ [German Fidonet] D"ummster Anzunehmender User. A German acronym for stupidest imaginable user. From the engineering-slang GAU for Gr"osster Anzunehmender Unfall (worst foreseeable accident), especially of a LNG tank farm plant or something with similarly disastrous consequences. In popular German, GAU is used only to refer to worst-case nuclear accidents such as a core meltdown.

See cretin, loser and weasel.
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She was asked to attend the day assessment unit at her secondary care centre the following day for a repeat blood test and further assessment.
"Two blood pressure monitors have already been bought for use on the labour ward, and we are now buying two further monitors and two sonic aids for the new day assessment unit.
There is also a day assessment unit and reflexology clinic run by experienced midwives and a breastfeeding co-ordinator.
The day assessment unit enables rapid assessment decision making and treatment for children referred by GPs and other professionals.
Liverpool Hospital is giving pregnant women easier access to medical attention through a new ante-natal day assessment unit. 'The outpatient service caters for women with complications associated with their pregnancy, and eases the pressure on the hospital's ante-natal unit,' said Karen Redrup, midwife and nurse manager of Liverpool Hospital's maternity unit.