Meaning of AMD in English:



mass nounMedicine
  • Age-related macular degeneration.

    ‘the results provide physicians and patients with new information about preventing vision loss from AMD’
    • ‘According to the National Eye Institute (NEI), more than 1.6 million Americans in that age group have advanced AMD.’
    • ‘Among the causes of AMD, scientists describe a breakdown of light-sensitive cells within the retina.’
    • ‘In the meantime, during regular examinations, eye doctors can see the telltale signs of early, intermediate, and advanced AMD.’
    • ‘AMD is a medical condition that leads to the gradual loss of central vision caused by retinal damage.’
    • ‘He will recruit six patients suffering from AMD, all aged at least 50 years, and take cells from their skin.’


  • Armenian dram(s).

    ‘The banking group took the lead in call liabilities (126.7 billion AMD).’
    • ‘The Armenian currency is known as the ''dram'', and the currency is abbreviated as AMD.’
    • ‘With the improvement of the external current account, the Armenian dram (AMD) remained stable.’
    • ‘The Armenian dram continued depreciating to the end 2010 at the annual average rate of AMD 373.3 per USD.’
    • ‘Convert money in Armenian Dram (AMD) to and from foreign currencies using up to date exchange rates.’