CDC

(redirected from Control Data)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Acronyms, Encyclopedia.

CDC

See: Commonwealth Development Corp

Commonwealth Development Corporation

An international aid organization established by the British government after the Second World War to aid in post-war development. It has since been partially privatized and assists in international development in various parts of the world. See also: DFID.
References in periodicals archive ?
One individual sample of NA19152 (101.6x) was also downloaded for use as a control data set, which is a member of the Yorba (YRI) population, sequenced and captured by using the same technology as the test data sets.
Because of our confidence and optimism, we too easily overrode problems such as the cancellation of a major contract with the Union Bank of Switzerland (UBS) and the seemingly endless haranguing of well-intentioned but misguided groups on topics such as Control Data's presence in South Africa and its trade with socialist countries.
* controlling the tool by the control data to partially digitally demetallize a metal layer, wherein the partial digital demetallization comprises:
Written in clear and engaging prose, the book tells a number of compelling stories about Control Data and other organizations it has worked with.
In 1997, as part of its twentieth-anniversary celebration, the journal recognized a 1984 article by Haseman and coauthors James Huff and Gary Boorman, "Use of Historical Control Data in Carcinogenicity Studies in Rodents," as one of the 10 most frequently cited articles in the journal's history.
All process and control data is stored In non-volatile RPROM/FLASH and In battery-backed CMOS RAM.
Deputy Prime Minister Mr John Prescott has expressed the Government's regret to Japan's new prime minister, Mr Yoshiro Mori, over the falsified quality control data scandal at Sellafield.
For applications where the ability to control data entry is limited or the variety of respondents is great, paper forms and ICR technology are an accepted, industry-standard method.
Britain's energy minister expressed the government's grave concern over the falsification of quality control data by British Nuclear Fuels Ltd.
It set up Metaphase Technologies Inc as a PDM joint venture with Control Data Corp back in 1992, and eventually acquired full ownership in 1996.
He left D&B in 1990 and joined GTE Industry Services, an outsourcing company, as president, and in 1992 took up a similar position at Ceridian Employer Services, part of the information services and electronics group of Ceridian Corporation (NYSE:CEN) (formerly Control Data).
But we also know that Vasari was sensitive to the need to control data, not only fact-checking but even producing an archival text of the 1488 agreement between Ghirlandaio and Michelangelo's father for the 1568 edition.