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RES

res.

4.
resident; residents.

re

1 [rey]
noun Music.
1.
the syllable used for the second tone of a diatonic scale.
2.
(in the fixed system of solmization) the tone D. Compare sol-fa ( def 1 ).

Origin:
1400–50; late Middle English; see gamut

Re

[rey]
noun Egyptian Religion.
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re1 (reɪ, riː)
 
n
music a variant spelling of ray

re2 (riː)
 
prep
with reference to
 
usage  Re, in contexts such as re your letter, your remarks have been noted or he spoke to me re your complaint, is common in business or official correspondence. In general English with reference to is preferable in the former case and about or concerning in the latter. Even in business correspondence, the use of re is often restricted to the letter heading

re3
 
the internet domain name for
Reunion Island

Re1 (reɪ)
 
n
another name for Ra

Re2
 
the chemical symbol for
rhenium

Re or re3
 
symbol for
rupee
 
re or re3
 
symbol for

RE
 
abbreviation for
1.  Reformed Episcopal
2.  Religious Education
3.  Right Excellent
4.  Royal Engineers

res (reɪs)
 
n , pl res
a thing, matter, or object

res.
 
abbreviation for
1.  residence
2.  resides
3.  resigned
4.  resolution

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Word Origin & History

re
"with reference to," 1707, from L. in re "in the matter of," ablative case of res "matter, thing." Its use in Eng. is execrated by Fowler in three different sections of "Modern English Usage."
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Medical Dictionary

Re
The symbol for the element rhenium.

RE abbr.
right eye

RES abbr.
reticuloendothelial system

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Science Dictionary
Re  
The symbol for rhenium.
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Slang Dictionary

RE

/R-E/ n. Common spoken and written shorthand for regexp.
American Heritage
Abbreviations & Acronyms
re
Reprint of an Amendment
Re
  1. earth radii

  2. rhenium

RE
  1. real estate

  2. repair escrow [required]

  3. reproductive endocrinologist

  4. right end

res
Re-engrossed Amendment Senate
RES
reticuloendothial system
res.
  1. reservation

  2. reserve

  3. reservoir

  4. residence

  5. resolution

Res.
  1. reservation

  2. reservoir

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