[ral, rahl] /ræl, rɑl/
an abnormal crackling or rattling sound heard upon auscultation of the chest, caused by disease or congestion of the lungs.
(med) an abnormal coarse crackling sound heard on auscultation of the chest, usually caused by the accumulation of fluid in the lungs
rale or râle (räl)
An abnormal or pathological respiratory sound heard on auscultation.
[rah-lik] /ˈrɑ lɪk/ noun 1. a chain of islands in the W Pacific Ocean, forming the W part of the Marshall Islands.
1. . abbreviation 1. rallentando
[rah-luh n-tahn-doh; Italian rahl-len-tahn-daw] /ˌrɑ lənˈtɑn doʊ; Italian ˌrɑl lɛnˈtɑn dɔ/ adjective 1. slackening; becoming slower (used as a musical direction). /ˌrælɛnˈtændəʊ/ adjective, adverb 1. (music) becoming slower rall Also ritardando, ritenuto
[ral-ee] /ˈræl i/ verb (used with object), rallied, rallying. 1. to bring into order again; gather and organize or inspire anew: The general rallied his scattered army. 2. to draw or call (persons) together for a common action or effort: He rallied his friends to help him. 3. to concentrate or revive, as one’s strength, […]