a toxic residue of DDT often found in animal tissue: it inhibits calcium production, causing many birds to produce extremely thin eggshells that break on contact with the brooder
Origin of DDEd(ichloro)d(iphenyldichloro)e(thylene)
- (organic chemistry) dichlorodiphenyldichloroethylene
- (calculus) delay differential equation
- (ethics) doctrine of double effect
- (computing) Dynamic Data Exchange
dde - Computer Definition
(Dynamic Data Exchange) A message protocol in Windows that allows application programs to request and exchange data between them automatically.