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DOA

1.
dead on arrival.
Also, D.O.A.
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British Dictionary definitions for d.o.a

DOA

abbreviation
1.
dead on arrival
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Word Origin and History for d.o.a

DOA

also d.o.a., 1929, police slang abbreviation of dead on arrival.

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d.o.a in Medicine

DOA abbr.

  1. dead on admission

  2. dead on arrival

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Slang definitions & phrases for d.o.a

DOA

adjective

Dead on arrival

noun

: Don't risk being a DOA by driving drunk


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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Related Abbreviations for d.o.a

DOA

  1. dead on arrival
  2. Department of Agriculture
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