MDC usually refers to:

  • Movement for Democratic Change – Tsvangirai (MDC-T), a Zimbabwean political party
    • Movement for Democratic Change (pre-2005), a former Zimbabwean political party that split in 2005 into the MDC-T and MDC-M
    • Movement for Democratic Change – Mutambara (MDC-M), a Zimbabwean political party, the smaller of the parties that came out of the 2005 split.
  • MDC (band) (Millions of Dead Cops), an American rock band

Other meanings include:

In computing and electronics

  • Management Data Clock, a pin used in the MDIO bus
  • Mapped Diagnostic Context, used in distributed computer systems to distinguish logging information from different sources sent to a single place of storage
  • MDC-600 and MDC-1200, an AFSK mobile data format used in Motorola two-way radios
  • Message digest code
  • MetaData Coalition - see metadata (computing)
  • Metadata controller, which manages file locking, space allocation and data access authorization in a storage area network (SAN)
  • Mobile data computer
  • Mobile Daughter Card
  • Modification Detection Code
  • Mozilla Developer Center, a website
  • Multiple Description Coding
  • Multi Dimensional Clustering, a data layout scheme incorporated in the IBM DB2 database version 8

Education and science

Locations, companies, and structures

  • Manado Airport, also known as Sam Ratulangi Airport in North Sulawesi, Indonesia
  • McDonnell Douglas
  • Metropolitan Detention Center
  • Metropolitan District Commission, now part of the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation, a former agency in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts responsible for roadways and parks in and around the Boston metropolitan area
  • Metropolitan District Commission, water board serving much of central and north-central Connecticut.
  • Miami-Dade County, in Florida
  • Missouri Department of Conservation
  • Multimedia Development Corporation (MDeC), a Malaysian government-owned institution responsible for the management of the Multimedia Super Corridor
  • Muscular Dystrophy Campaign


Other meanings

  • 1600 (number), a Roman numeral
  • Manuel de Codage, abbr. MdC, a system for transliterating ancient Egyptian hieroglyphs
  • Mega-Damage Capacity, a measure of the toughness and structural integrity of armored vehicles in the Palladium Books role-playing system
  • Myanmar Democracy Congress, in Burma
  • More developed country
  • Music Directory Canada
  • Miniature detonation cord, a method of rapidly fragmenting an aircraft's canopy prior to ejection
  • Methylenedioxycathinone, a synthetic stimulant of the cathinone class

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  • MDC — son unas siglas que pueden referirse a: El Aeropuerto Internacional Sam Ratulangi, también conocido como «MDC», según el código de aeropuertos de IATA. La banda de hardcore punk estadounidense MDC. El partido político francés MDC (Mouvement des… …   Wikipedia Español

  • MDC — ist die Abkürzung für Major Diagnostic Categories, die Hauptdiagnosegruppen im Diagnosis Related Groups Abrechnungssystem in der Medizin Flughafen Manado in Indonesien (IATA Code) Max Delbrück Centrum für Molekulare Medizin in Berlin Buch MDC,… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • MDC-2 — In cryptography, MDC 2 (Modification Detection Code 2, sometimes called Meyer Schilling) is a cryptographic hash function. MDC 2 is a hash function based on a block cipher with a proof of security in the ideal cipher model[1]. The length of the… …   Wikipedia

  • MDC — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom.   Sigles d’une seule lettre   Sigles de deux lettres > Sigles de trois lettres   Sigles de quatre lettres …   Wikipédia en Français

  • MDC — material distribution center (MDC) A postal supply center that stocks retail supplies and equipment, forms and directives, spare parts, and expendable items …   Glossary of postal terms

  • MDC — abbrev Movement for Democratic Change * * * MDC (no periods), more developed country: »The MDCs should make research facilities…available to the LDCs (Annual Register) …   Useful english dictionary

  • MDC — abbreviation more developed country …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • MDC — Movement For Democratic Change (Governmental » Politics) *** M D C Holdings, Inc. (Business » NYSE Symbols) * Metropolitan District Commission (Governmental » State & Local) * Macrophage Derived Chemokine (Miscellaneous » Food) * Major Diagnostic …   Abbreviations dictionary

  • MDC — macrophage derived chemokine; major diagnostic categories; metalloprotease disintegrin cysteine [ rich protein]; Metoprolol in Dilated Cardiomyopathy [trial]; minimum detectable concentration; monocyte depleted mononuclear cell; Multicenter… …   Medical dictionary

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