“Instead of monitoring volcanoes, what Congress should be monitoring is the eruption of spending in Washington, d.c,” Jindal said.
In March 1841, he met two men who persuaded him to go to Washington, d.c with an offer of employment.
abbreviation of direct current, attested from 1898.
abbreviation of District of Columbia, apparently not widely used before 1820, but eventually it became necessary to distinguish it from the many other Washingtons in America. The city and the district (then known as Territory of Columbia) were named 1791; the territory was organized as a "district" in 1801, but the towns within it (Washington, Georgetown, Alexandria) remained separate municipalities and at one time all took D.C. The district was effectively organized as a unitary municipality in 1871.
D & C abbr.
dilation and curettage
Doctor of Chiropractic
Abbreviation of direct current