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"with reference to," used from c.1700 in legalese, from Latin (in) re "in the matter of," from ablative case of res "matter, thing." Its use is execrated by Fowler in three different sections of "Modern English Usage."
The symbol for the element rhenium.
The symbol for rhenium.
An Indian reservation: He won't get off the res (1990s+)