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  • IPA(key): /ˌaɪ iː ˈdiː/


IED (plural IEDs)

  1. Improvised explosive device.
  2. intelligent electronic device (a sensor, actuator, or PLC used as part of a SCADA system).
  3. Interlingua-English Dictionary (the first dictionary of Interlingua).
  4. (medicine) Interictal epileptiform discharge, a type of brain waves related to epilepsy.
    • 2003, Randolph B. Schiffer et al., Neuropsychiatry (2nd edition), Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, ISBN 0781726557, page 1109:
      Hippocampal sclerosis was less common in the patients with IED.
    • 2007, Jerome Engel et al., Epilepsy: A Comprehensive Textbook (2nd edition), Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, ISBN 0781757770, page 809:
      Initial concerns revolved mainly around the relationship between the interictal epileptiform discharge (IED) and the clinical diagnosis of epilepsy.


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