del

1 [del]
1.
(in names of Spanish derivation) a contraction of de and the article el: Estanislao del Campo.
2.
(in names of Italian derivation) a contraction of di and the article il: Giovanni del Monte.
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del

2 [del]
noun Mathematics.
a differential operator. Symbol: ∇ Compare gradient ( def 4 ), Laplace operator.

Origin:
1900–05; short form of delta

Del.

del.

1.
delegate; delegation.
2.
delete; deletion.
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del (dɛl)
 
n
maths , Also called: nabla the differential operator i(∂/∂x) + j(∂/∂y) + k(∂/∂z), where i, j, and k are unit vectors in the x, y, and z directions

del.
 
abbreviation for
delegate

Del.
 
abbreviation for
Delaware

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Abbreviations & Acronyms
Del
delete
DEL
  1. data evaluation laboratory

  2. Delphinus (constellation)

del.
  1. delegate

  2. delegation

  3. delete

  4. delivered

  5. delivery

Del.
Delaware
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Del and eric were combined and the final name became derek and the dominos.
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