[rap-i-dan] /ˌræp ɪˈdæn/
a river in N Virginia, flowing E from the Blue Ridge Mountains into the Rappahannock River: Civil War battle 1862.
- Rapid application development
programming (RAD) A loose term for any software life-cycle designed to give faster development and better results and to take maximum advantage of recent advances in development software. RAD is associated with a wide range of approaches to software development: from hacking away in a GUI builder with little in the way of analysis and […]
processor A specially packaged Intel 486DX and a dummy floating point unit (FPU) designed as pin-compatible replacements for an Intel 80386 processor and 80387 FPU. Since the DX variant has a working on-chip FPU, a dummy FPU package is supplied to go in the 387 FPU socket. (1995-05-10)
- Rapid canities
rapid canities rap·id canities (rāp’ĭd) n. The whitening of hair overnight or in the period of a few days.
[rang-goon] /ræŋˈgun/ noun 1. former name of . /ræŋˈɡuːn/ noun 1. the former official name (until 1989, but still widely used) of Yangon