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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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reported that RAS was associated with increased morbidity and mortality in patients with chronic heart failure during a 3-year follow-up.
Composed of 26 laboratories and science centers, ITEB RAS makes important discoveries that save and improve human lives.
Paving contractors and HMA producers can then design their paving material production to meet these state and local specifications if allowed to use RAS in their HMA.
Since the man was a reptile owner, RAS, rather than a foodborne infection, was initially suspected.
In the first selection process (PAS selection was completed this past summer 2005, and, at the time of this article's submission for publication, RAS selection is scheduled for fall 2005), approximately 50 percent, 50 PAS and RAS of the actual selection and training requirements will be filled.
Best believes RAS has an excellent consolidated risk-adjusted capitalisation supported by strong operating performance.
The tear-off RAS product was incorporated at 5 percent by weight into about 1,000 tons of HMA.
We also believe, as the producer incorporating the RAS from Peerless into our HMA, that we can also meet the mix design requirements in the draft MoDOT spec.
The life business is likely to continue its excellent profitability as RAS focuses in the domestic market on the more profitable traditional policies with minimum guarantees, which represent approximately 46% of new business and are mainly sold through its proprietary channels.
The scientists have examined a yeast RAS gene with the corresponding mutation.
According to Craig Roy, CIO, RAS, "Throughout its history, Radiological Associates has introduced important new radiological methods to the Sacramento community, and implementing scheduling.
LogicLibrary supports the RAS in its Logidex software asset management solution and features seamless integration with IBM WebSphere(a) and Rational XDE, allowing developers to use Logidex capabilities alongside other WebSphere Studio tools.