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DWT1

1.
driving while texting: often used as an official police abbreviation.
Origin
on the model of DWI

DWT2

1.
deadweight tonnage; deadweight tons.

dwt

1.
deadweight tonnage; deadweight tons.
2.
pennyweight; pennyweights.

d.w.t.

1.
deadweight tonnage; deadweight tons.
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British Dictionary definitions for DWT

dwt

abbreviation
1.
deadweight tonnage
2.
(obsolete) Also dwt. pennyweight
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Contemporary definitions for DWT
noun

driving while texting; driving a car while reading or sending text messages

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Isn't there a law against DWT?

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Related Abbreviations for DWT

DWT

  1. deadweight tonnage
  2. deadweight tons
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