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dec

short for declination.

DEC

On drawings, abbr. for “decimal.”

DEC

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dec

(programming)
/dek/ decrement, decrease by one. Especially used by assembly language programmers, as many assembly languages have a "dec" mnemonic.

Opposite: inc.

DEC

The trade name for Digital Equipment Corporation's earlier products (DECmate, DECnet, etc.). Many people used to refer to the company as DEC. In 1998, Digital was acquired by Compaq. See Digital Equipment.
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El Cajon * Dec 20, San Diego Ballet, East County performing Arts Center, 210 E Main St, 619.294.7378
Fairfield Dec 19-21, State Street Ballet of Santa Barbara, Fairfield Center, 1035 W Texas St, 707.428.7760
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It also upheld the DEC's determinations about the site, which was mildly contaminated and was already well into the development process before the BCP application was made.