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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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The Renewables Readiness Assessments (RRAs) found that a combination of renewable energy generation sources could meet domestic energy needs.
An evaluation tool for renewable energy implementation, RRAs are typically used to help devise a roadmap for the deployment of renewable energy sources.
We are also analysing the RRAs to date to identify lessons learned and common issues that could be of assistance to other countries," Ameen said.