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rho

 (rō)
n.
The 17th letter of the Greek alphabet. See Table at alphabet.

[Greek rhō, of Phoenician origin; see rʔš in Semitic roots.]

rho

(rəʊ)
n, pl rhos
(Letters of the Alphabet (Foreign)) the 17th letter in the Greek alphabet (Ρ, ρ), a consonant transliterated as r or rh

rho

(roʊ)

n., pl. rhos.
the 17th letter of the Greek alphabet (Ρ, ρ).
[1350–1400; Middle English < Greek rhô]
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Noun1.rho - the 17th letter of the Greek alphabet
Greek alphabet - the alphabet used by ancient Greeks
alphabetic character, letter of the alphabet, letter - the conventional characters of the alphabet used to represent speech; "his grandmother taught him his letters"
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References in classic literature ?
They add also that the Dorian word for'doing' is {delta rho alpha nu}, and the Athenian, {pi rho alpha tau tau epsilon iota nu}.
Sorority members and their affiliates - including Philos, friends of Sigma Gamma Rho, and Rhoers, the organization's young ladies group - attending this year's conference will take part in leadership meetings, informative workshops, luncheons and other festive celebrations.
The authors found that Rho GDI-alpha was under-expressed-its levels were low-in the women with tamoxifen-resistant metastatic disease.
David Rutherford's edition and translation of two polemical works by the Milanese Franciscan Antonio da Rho contributes to this trend and demonstrates that Milanese humanism was quite advanced in the 1430s.
Early Renaissance Invective and the Controversies of Antonia da Rho presents an edited translation of two works by medieval scholar Antonio da Rho (1395-1447).
delta, eta, phi, san = pheasant-tailed (W2) eta, mu, rho, san = athermanous eta, nu, pi, rho = euphoriant eta, nu, psi, rho = euphoriants eta, nu, rho, san = anantherous (W2) eta, pi, rho, san = Phanariotes (W2), Shaitanpore (Mare) eta, psi, rho, san = Aristophanes (RHD)
To study the role of Rho proteins in myosin-II mediated vesicle transport during the M-phase of the cell cycle, we used Y27632 to inhibit Rho kinase activity in extracts of clam oocytes.
Merville Larson, the outgoing President of Phi Rho Pi explained the principles which govern Phi Rho Pi as follows: [1]Phi Rho Pi is organized for the development of the finest educational standards; [2]Phi Rho Pi is supported by membership fees and other moneys derived directly or indirectly from student members and as such owes those students the obligation of the greatest service possible; [3]Every member, whether student or sponsor, is entitled to a share in the government and responsibilities of the society; [4]Phi Rho Pi has the responsibility for making known the Junior College speech position to every agency or person in any way affected (The Persuader, 1970).
A leader in federal research working as the data coordinating center for a wide variety of federal research programs, Rho offers expertise in a broad range of therapeutic areas, with particular strengths in oncology, CNS and immunology studies.
The Alpha Rho President David Tall has made revelation on this mega go-green strategy.
Even without knowing its tumultuous past, astronomers would have characterized Rho Cas as unique.
To study the role of Rho proteins in cytokinesis in vitro, we inhibited Rho GTPases with Rho GDP dissociation inhibitor (GDI) and measured the contraction of pseudo-contractile rings in M-phase extracts, which were obtained from clam oocytes.