Pronounced 'Dove.' An informal(/irreverent) medical term for a patient who is alive and 'stable,' but being supported by a ventilator and generally in a coma, with little chance of ever recovering function. Stands for 'Dead On the Vent(ilator).'
by facs February 17, 2009
D.O.V. is an acronym for DragOnView, which alludes to pornography filmed from the point of view of a human male's phallic member.
The term D.O.V. is often used in conjunction with classic, alluding to a good friend's tastes; for example, "He enjoys watching DOV's all night long... Classic Luis."
by ClassicLuis April 17, 2017