from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • abbr. Rhode Island

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • abbr. Rhode Island, a state of the United States of America.
  • abbr. Riau, a province of Indonesia.
  • abbr. radioisotope.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A Japanese mile. It is divided into 36 cho, and is equal to about 2.45 English miles. See cho.
  • n. An abbreviation of the Latin phrase requiescat in pace, may he (or she) rest in peace.
  • n. A Japanese unit of area, equal to 15.5 square kilometers.
  • n. An abbreviation of Royal Irish Academy.
  • n. An abbreviation of Royal Indian Marine.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a state in New England; one of the original 13 colonies; the smallest state


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