Definition of

D and C

  1. (noun, act) a surgical procedure usually performed under local anesthesia in which the cervix is dilated and the endometrial lining of the uterus is scraped with a curet; performed to obtain tissue samples or to stop prolonged bleeding or to remove small tumors or to remove fragments of placenta after childbirth or as a method of abortion

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Words that sound like D and C

dandyish, dantesque, dematiaceae, demitasse, demonetise, demonetize, demotic, dianoetic, dianthus, donatus, donetsk, donetske, downtick

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marked by deliberate deceptiveness especially by pretending one set of feelings and acting under the influence of another