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 (rĕsh)
n.
The 20th letter of the Hebrew alphabet. See Table at alphabet.

[Hebrew rêš, of Aramaic or Phoenician dialectal origin; see rʔš in Semitic roots.]

resh

(reɪʃ; Hebrew reʃ)
n
(Letters of the Alphabet (Foreign)) the 20th letter in the Hebrew alphabet (ר), transliterated as r
[from Hebrew, from rōsh head]

resh

(reɪʃ)

n.
the 20th letter of the Hebrew alphabet.
[1895–1900; < Hebrew rēsh, akin to rōsh head]
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Noun1.resh - the 20th letter of the Hebrew alphabet
Hebraic alphabet, Hebrew alphabet, Hebrew script - a Semitic alphabet used since the 5th century BC for writing the Hebrew language (and later for writing Yiddish and Ladino)
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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To open his exhibit at Medrar Contemporary Art Gallery, Belgian artist Tom Bogaert wrote the name of jazz pioneer, poet, mystic and philosopher 'Sun Ra' in 27 tanning lamps.
Fascinated with ancient Egypt, the musician incorporated the Egyptian God of the Sun 'Ra' in his name.
We are confident the union with NEPCon will deliver benefits for companies and stakeholders, as well as certification and assurance systems, through continued innovation around engagement of smallholders, services which constantly focus on sustainable communities and land use and tackling deforestation," said Richard Donovan, RA's svp and president of forestry.
Because of the complexity of RA sources and regeneration techniques, an RA's properties show large variations in its microstructure and physical, mechanical, and chemical properties [1].
As expected, participants with more negative attitudes toward RAs were unimpressed by RA's execution of their duties--specifically, they expected RAs to be lazy and lax in response to student infractions.
Plus, "the ASRT and the ACR (American College of Radiology) are working fervently to get the other states to pass legislation and inform the radiology community about RAs." One issue that's still being worked out in practice is the RA's exact clinical role, which is different than that of physician assistants who work in radiology settings.
Curator Trevor Schoonmaker titled his six-artist show "The Magic City" after jazz pioneer Sun Ra's 1965 album, which in turn was named for the sobriquet that Ra's hometown, Birmingham, Alabama, has seen fit to bestow on itself.
Heather Williams of Williams College in Williamstown, Mass., who co-authored Nottebohm's proposal, agrees that RA's delay makes "far-fetched" the idea that RA serves as an aid in song perception.
I passed through Ra's orbit when they 1st arrived from Chicago into the Loisaida (pre Latino street signs), early '60s.
One of the RA's roles is that of a counselor, as students undergo many adjustments and stresses throughout the academic year.