Definitions

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  • proper noun A taxonomic genus within the family Ranidae — a genus of frogs.

Etymologies

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From Latin rana ("frog").

Examples

  • Of particular interest are several species limited to the very high altitudes and low temperatures: water rana Rana vertebralis, Lesotho river frog R. dracomantana (VU), Drakensberg stream frog Strongylopus hymenopus (VU), Drakensberg toad Bufo gariepensis nubicolus (VU) and dwarf dainty frog Cacosternum nanum parvum (VU).

    UKhahlamba Drakensberg Park, South Africa

  • The relationship between Sirine and Rana is complicated and highly charged.

    Crescent by Diana Abu-Jaber: Questions

  • A company called Rana, which had been producing disk drives for the AppleII for several years, came out with the Rana 8086/2 sometime in 1984.

    The Apple II History, by Steven Weyhrich : Peripherals and the Apple II Abroad

  • Blegen has called Rana a legitimate businessman who was duped by Headley and denies the charges against him.

    KansasCity.com: Front Page

  • Blegen has called Rana a legitimate businessman who was duped by Headley and denies the charges against him.

    KansasCity.com: Front Page

  • Blegen has called Rana a legitimate businessman who was duped by Headley and denies the charges against him.

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  • Blegen has called Rana a legitimate businessman who was duped by Headley and denies the charges against him.

    KansasCity.com: Front Page

  • Blegen has called Rana a legitimate businessman who was duped by Headley and denies the charges against him.

    KansasCity.com: Front Page

  • Blegen has called Rana a legitimate businessman who was duped by Headley and denies the charges against him.

    KansasCity.com: Front Page

  • Blegen has called Rana a legitimate businessman who was duped by Headley and denies the charges against him.

    KansasCity.com: Front Page

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