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English noun: CDC

1. CDC (group) a federal agency in the Department of Health and Human Services; located in Atlanta; investigates and diagnoses and tries to control or prevent diseases (especially new and unusual diseases)


SynonymsCenter for Disease Control and Prevention


Broader (hypernym)agency, authority, bureau, federal agency, government agency, office


Part meronymAtlanta, capital of Georgia, Department of Health and Human Services, Health and Human Services, HHS









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