RES


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RES

abbr.
reticuloendothelial system

res

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

res


(rēz, rās),
n., pl. res.
Chiefly Law. an object or thing; matter.
[1850–55; < Latin]

RES

reticuloendothelial system.

res.

1. research.
2. reserve.
3. residence.
4. resident.
5. resigned.
6. resolution.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.RES - a widely distributed system consisting of all the cells able to ingest bacteria or colloidal particles etc, except for certain white blood cells
system - a group of physiologically or anatomically related organs or parts; "the body has a system of organs for digestion"
immune system - a system (including the thymus and bone marrow and lymphoid tissues) that protects the body from foreign substances and pathogenic organisms by producing the immune response
mononuclear phagocyte system, MPS, system of macrophages - a widely distributed system of free and fixed macrophages derived from bone marrow
References in classic literature ?
"Res dura, et regni novitas me talia cogunt Moliri, et late fines custode tueri."[*]
De bes' way is to res' easy en let de ole man take his own way.
Therefore let penal laws, if they have been sleepers of long, or if they be grown unfit for the present time, be by wise judges confined in the execution: Judicis officium est, ut res, ita tempora rerum, etc.
You's gwine to give dat man de money dat you's got laid up, en make him wait till you kin go to de judge en git de res' en buy me free agin."
You kin fix it up wid dat man, en tell him you's gwine away to git de res' o' de money, en dat you'll be back wid it nex' Tuesday, or maybe Wednesday.
Gringoire, torn from his meditations, began to watch the wild and noisy scene which surrounded him, muttering between his teeth: " Luxuriosa res vinum et tumultuosa ebrietas .
"I will even do as Horace says, sir," I answered, smiling, "and carry you in medias res." He nodded as if he was well pleased, and indeed his scrap of Latin had been set to test me.
``ere you put your hand on the Church's patrimony These things are inter res sacras, and I wot not what judgment might ensue were they to be handled by laical hands.''
Si una eademque res legatur duobus, alter rem, alter valorem rei, &c.
"Well," said Colia, plunging in medias res, as he always did, "here's a go!
They give strength to bear the res angusta domi of arts and the beginnings of all science by inspiring us with faith.
SUNDAY, APRIL 7 LEICESTER AND CHARNWOOD SUNDAY LEAGUE Division One: Burton v The Sports Bar Anstey Swifts Res, Spinney Rovers v New Parks Rangers 2017.