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RAS

abbreviation for
1. (Agriculture) Royal Agricultural Society
2. (Astronomy) Royal Astronomical Society
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Noun1.RAS - the network in the reticular formation that serves an alerting or arousal function
neural net, neural network - any network of neurons or nuclei that function together to perform some function in the body
reticular formation, RF - a complex neural network in the central core of the brainstem; monitors the state of the body and functions in such processes as arousal and sleep and attention and muscle tone
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15 Market Rasen, nap Lucky to win last time, but looked a smart prospect before that at Newbury and Alan King appears to have found this fouryear-old a decent opportunity.
The anonymous backer, from Co Antrim, picked out six horses at Naas, Limerick, Market Rasen and Stretford with Paddy Power on Sunday.
25pmLeg We start things off at Market Rasen over the jumps at 2.
The Jonjo O'Neill-trained gelding, a dual winner last season, was sent off favourite for his return to action at Market Rasen a fortnight ago but failed to land a blow after getting badly hampered mid-race.
THIS morning's earthquake was the biggest in the UK in 24 years - and Market Rasen in Lincolnshire was the epicentre.
Moderate on the Flat, the four-year-old took to hurdles quickly, beating Goldstar Dancer and Tidal Fury easily on his debut at Market Rasen.
A moderate sort on the Flat, the four-year-old took to hurdles quickly, beating Goldstar Dancer and Tidal Fury easily on his debut at Market Rasen.
Tomorrow: KEMPTON, NEWCASTLE, NOTTINGHAM, WARWICK, YARMOUTH, Carlisle, Fakenham, Hereford, Huntingdon, Market Rasen, Newton Abbot, Plumpton, Uttoxeter, Wetherby, Wincanton.
RPC Containers, Market Rasen has manufactured a premium gift box for Nestle's world-famous After Eight brand of chocolate mints.
Today's jumps cards at Carlisle and Market Rasen both face inspections at 7.
One of mine was my 60th birthday, when my wife sponsored a race for me at Market Rasen - the Mick Yeomans Happy 'Big' Birthday Novices' Hurdle.
VICTORIAS Groom will appreciate the return to the rather lower-key setting of Market Rasen and ranks as the best bet of the afternoon.