[rey-muh s] /ˈreɪ məs/
noun, plural rami
[rey-mahy] /ˈreɪ maɪ/ (Show IPA). Botany, Zoology, Anatomy.
a branch, as of a plant, vein, bone, etc.
noun (pl) -mi (-maɪ)
the barb of a bird’s feather
either of the two parts of the lower jaw of a vertebrate
any part or organ that branches from another part
“a branch” (anatomical), 1803, from Latin ramus “a branch, bough, twig,” related to radix “root;” see radish.
ramus ra·mus (rā’məs)
n. pl. ra·mi (-mī’)
[ran] /ræn/ verb 1. simple past tense of . [rahn] /rɑn/ noun, Scandinavian Mythology. 1. a sea goddess who drags down ships and drowns sailors: the wife of Aegir. [ruhn] /rʌn/ verb (used without object), ran, run, running. 1. to go quickly by moving the legs more rapidly than at a walk and in such […]
[rahng-kah-gwah] /rɑŋˈkɑ gwɑ/ noun 1. a city in central Chile. /Spanish raŋˈkaɡwa/ noun 1. a city in central Chile. Pop: 217 000 (2005 est)
/rɑːns/ noun 1. a type of red marble, often with white or blue graining, that comes from Belgium
[ranch] /ræntʃ/ noun 1. an establishment maintained for raising livestock under range conditions. 2. Chiefly Western U.S. and Canada. a large farm used primarily to raise one kind of crop or animal: a mink ranch. 3. a . 4. the persons employed or living on a ranch. 5. . verb (used without object) 6. to […]