verb (used with object), rhotacized, rhotacizing.
to change (a sound) to an (r); subject to rhotacism.
to pronounce (a vowel) with r-color.
verb (used without object), rhotacized, rhotacizing.
to undergo rhotacism.
adjective 1. of or relating to a dialect of English in which the r is pronounced at the end of a syllable or before a consonant: Midwestern American English is rhotic, while Southern British English is not. 2. of, relating to, or being an r- like sound. noun 3. a rhotic sound. adjective 1. (phonetics) […]
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noun 1. See under Rh factor. noun, Physiology. 1. any of a type of specific antigen present on the surface of red blood cells, persons having inherited such antigens being designated Rh+ (Rh positive) and persons lacking them, a much smaller group, being designated Rh− (Rh negative) blood of Rh− persons is incompatible with Rh+ […]
rhr Reported in House [of Representatives]-Reprint
abbreviation 1. Royal Historical Society 2. Royal Horticultural Society 3. Royal Humane Society