Scuba divers can get decompression sickness, or the bends, a painful and potentially fatal condition, from ascending too quickly from a deep dive.
What does DD stand for?
DD stands for Deep Dive (Kingdom Hearts game)
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We have 113 other meanings of DD in our Acronym Attic
- Death Domain
- Debian Developer
- Deceleration Distance
- Decimal Degrees
- Decimal Divide
- Decision Directed
- Decision Documents
- Decoder Driver
- Decoy Discrimination
- Dedicated Display
Samples in periodicals archive:
Such deep dives called saturation diving in professional circles, involve complex support systems from the Diving Support Vessel (INS Nireekshak) to enable the divers to explore the final frontiers in physical and mental endurance.
Engineering Success," August 2003) These kinds of deep dives are outstanding in terms of helping the industry explore new ways of doing business and especially thinking outside the box on how to measure, mitigate and price for risk, as well as lower the cost of risk.
The North West Emergency Recompression Unit is one of only a handful in the world which allows free divers - who dive without oxygen -- to simulate a deep dive.
This is the first time we've really been able to see what marine mammals do on deep dives," Williams says.
Now with Neil Howard, Deep Dive will start an outsider against the likes of Vergennes, the Hollywood Derby winner, and Sharp Appeal.