Re - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌɑːr ˈiː|  American pronunciation of the word re
Brit.  |riː|  British pronunciation of the word re

noun

- a rare heavy polyvalent metallic element that resembles manganese chemically and is used in some alloys; is obtained as a by-product in refining molybdenum (syn: rhenium)
- ancient Egyptian sun god with the head of a hawk; a universal creator; he merged with the god Amen as Amen-Ra to become the king of the gods (syn: ra)
- the syllable naming the second (supertonic) note of any major scale in solmization (syn: ray)

Examples

do, re, mi, fa, sol, la, ti

re your enquiry of the 19th October

Re your request of the 7th instant...

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