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DAS (countable and uncountable, plural DASs)

  1. (organic chemistry) Acronym of diacetoxyscirpenol.
  2. (data, electronics) Acronym of data acquisition system.
  3. (military, aviation) Acronym of defensive aids system.
  4. (medicine) Acronym of disease activity score.
    • 2020 October, Tamara Rusman, Rianne E. van Bentum, Irene E. van der Horst-Bruinsma, “Sex and gender differences in axial spondyloarthritis: myths and truths”, in Rheumatology, volume 59, number Supplement_4, →DOI, page iv39:
      Besides many sex differences in physiological processes, studies in axSpA have also revealed sex differences in gene expression and body composition. In addition, women with axSpA have different pain mechanisms and hormonal influences that might contribute to higher DASs compared with men.