ICU


ICU

ICU may stand for:

In medicine:
*Intensive care unit, a specialized facility in a hospital that provides intensive care medicine

In film
* "I.C.U.", the 2008 Australian thriller starring Christian Radford

In universities:
*Information and Communications University, a research university located in Daejeon, South Korea
*International Christian University, a private university located in Mitaka, Tokyo, Japan
*International Christian University - Kyiv, a private university located in Kyiv, Ukraine

In computers and electronics:
*International Components for Unicode, software libraries supporting internationalization
*Instruction cache unit, a CPU cache for caching processor instructions
*Interface control unit, a control unit between electronic circuits
*Interactive Chart Utility, a feature of IBM's GDDM Product

In politics:
*International Clearing Union, a non-existent currency regulatory institution proposed in 1944
*International Communist Union, an international grouping of Trotskyist political parties
*Islamic Courts Union, an armed group of Sharia courts in Somalia

In other fields:
*Intersection Capacity Utilization, which measures the capacity of a roadway intersection
*Imperial College Union, the students union of Imperial College London
*International Cycling Union, known by the French name of Union Cycliste Internationale
*Irish Cricket Union
*InCheon United


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  • ICU — [ˌaı si: ˈju:] n intensive care unit a department in a hospital that gives special attention and treatment to people who are very sick or badly injured …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • ICU — [ ,aı si ju ] noun count an INTENSIVE CARE unit in a hospital …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • ICU — (Intensive Care Unit) hospital unit for treating severely ill or injured patients …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ICU — abbrev. intensive care unit: see INTENSIVE (adj. 3) …   English World dictionary

  • ICU — noun a hospital unit staffed and equipped to provide intensive care • Syn: ↑intensive care unit • Hypernyms: ↑unit, ↑social unit • Hyponyms: ↑coronary care unit, ↑neonatal intensive care unit, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • ICU — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom.   Sigles d’une seule lettre   Sigles de deux lettres > Sigles de trois lettres   Sigles de quatre lettres …   Wikipédia en Français

  • ICU — UK [ˌaɪ siː ˈjuː] / US [ˌaɪ sɪ ˈju] noun [countable] Word forms ICU : singular ICU plural ICUs an intensive care unit in a hospital …   English dictionary

  • ICU — Die Abkürzung ICU bedeutet: Intensive Care Unit, engl. für Intensivstation International Christian University (en:International Christian University), in Tokio, Japan ISA Configuration Utility (ISA Konfigurationsdienstprogramm) Internet Jargon… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Icu — Die Abkürzung ICU bedeutet: Intensive Care Unit, engl. für Intensivstation International Christian University (en:International Christian University), in Tokio, Japan ISA Configuration Utility (ISA Konfigurationsdienstprogramm) Internet Jargon… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • ICU — Abbreviation for intensive care unit. * * * infant care unit; immunologic contact urticaria; intensive care unit; intermediate care unit * * * ICU abbr intensive care unit * * * intensive care unit …   Medical dictionary


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