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Meaning of "ru" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF RU

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF RU

noun
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verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Ru is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES RU MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Ru

Ru, ru, or RU may refer to: ▪ ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 country code for Russia ▪ Rù, the entering tone in Chinese language phonetics ▪ Rú, a Chinese language term for Confucianism ▪ Ru, the romanisation of the Japanese kana る and ル ; the same letters are used to substitute an L preceding a consonant when transliterating Latin script words to Katakana. ▪ Ru , a river in Henan ▪ Rack unit, a measurement of the height electronic equipment installed in 19 inch racks ▪ Rugby union ▪ the chemical symbol for the element Ruthenium ▪ the IATA airline code for AirBridge Cargo ▪ the ISO 639 alpha-2 code for the Russian language ▪.ru, the Internet country code top-level domain for Russia ▪ The "backwards-R U" Recognized Component Mark of Underwriters Laboratories ▪ Ru ware of Chinese ceramics...

Definition of ru in the English dictionary

The definition of ru in the dictionary is Russian Federation.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE RU

ruana
Ruanda
Ruanda-Urundi
rub
rub along
rub down
rub in
rub it in
rub off
rub out
rub salt into someone´s wounds
rub shoulders with
rub someone´s nose in it
rub up
rub up the wrong way
Rub` al Khali
rub-off
rub-up

Synonyms and antonyms of ru in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «ru» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF RU

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The translations of ru from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «ru» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

RU
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

ru
570 millions of speakers

English

ru
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

RU
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

RU
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

RU
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

ru
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

রুশ ভাষায়
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

ru
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Ru
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

ru
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ruの
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

RU
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Ru
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

ru
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

Ru
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

आरयू
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

ru
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

ru
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

ru
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

RU
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

ru
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ru
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

ru
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

ru
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

ru
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of ru

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «RU»

The term «ru» is very widely used and occupies the 749 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «RU» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about ru

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «RU»

Discover the use of ru in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to ru and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Ru
Moving seamlessly from past to present, from history to memory and back again, Ru is a book that celebrates life in all its wonder: its moments of beauty and sensuality, brutality and sorrow, comfort and comedy. From the Hardcover edition.
Kim Thuy, 2012
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A Woman's Book of Choices: Abortion, Menstrual Extraction, ...
A guide for women choosing abortion covers all the available methods, from conventional clinical abortions to herbal and vitamin-induced abortions to RU-486
Rebecca Chalker, Carol Downer, 1996
3
A Disobedient Girl: A Novel
Longing for sophistication in spite of her limited prospects as a servant, Sri Lankan-born Latha strives for the dignity and freedoms enjoyed by the privileged daughter of her employers, while Biso, a devoted mother, flees her abusive ...
Ru Freeman, 2009
4
Reproductive Rights and the State: Getting the Birth ...
Reproductive Rights and the State: Getting the Birth Control, RU-486, and Morning-After Pills and the Gardasil Vaccine to the U.S. Market tackles a subject that remains controversial more than 60 years after "the pill" was approved for use ...
Melissa Haussman, 2013
5
Cartography and Art
It is envisaged that the work of this book will help to re-define how we can better visualise Space and Place, considering: Science, Technology and Art. The book is therefore a celebration of the 'meeting point' between Art and Cartography.
William Cartwright, Georg Gartner, Antje Lehn, 2009
6
An Introduction to Confucianism
... sustained exclusively by the faith in Confucius. In this sense, the word ' Confucianism' is a misnomer for the tradition that is normally referred to as ru jia, ru jiao, ru xue or simply as ru in China and other East Asian countries. Confucius played ...
Xinzhong Yao, 2000
7
Tajalli Wa-Ru'ya: A Study of Anthropomorphic Theophany and ...
Islam is often viewed as the religion par excellence of divine transcendence.
W. Wesley Williams, 2008
8
RU-486: The Abortion Pill
The Abortion Pill Caroline De Costa. in Italian cities in opposition to the Catholic Church's attempts to have mifepristone banned in Italy. In Poland, it is now almost impossible to get an abortion but many illegal abortions occur (as they did in ...
Caroline De Costa, 2007
9
Thermodynamic Description of Multicomponent Ni-base ...
CHAPTER 2 THERMODYNAMIC MODELING To develop a thermodynamic description of the Ni-Al-Cr-Ru-Pt system, we need to have thermodynamic descriptions of the following lower-order systems: five unary systems; ten binary systems: ...
Jun Zhu, 2008
10
How R U 2day? Features of Netspeak - Acronyms, Rebus ...
I divided these abbreviations into three types, namely acronyms, rebus techniques, or phonetic spellings, and emoticons. These are discussed in the respective sub sections.
Christian Moser, 2005

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «RU»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term ru is used in the context of the following news items.
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Max Factory 3D Prints Sexy Life-size Manga Character from Love-Ru
lo1 Anyone who's a fan of Japanese manga has surely heard of the series 'To Love-Ru'. Written by Saki Hasemi and illustrated by Kentaro Kabuki, this series ... «3DPrint.com, Jun 15»
2
Video Premiere: Australia 'Who RU?'
A theory solidified within seconds of Australia's latest single "Who R U?". The song is a confident strike, embracing uniquely passionate pop that drags itself ... «Rolling Stone Australia, Jun 15»
3
NATO breaks treaty with Russia deploying troops in Latvia
NATO forces will be deployed in Latvia, as NATO's Supreme Allied Commander of Europe, Philip Breedlove claimed. The special request has been already ... «Pravda, May 15»
4
Abortion Promoters Lie about RU-486 Reversal Breakthrough
Very few women today know that even after taking the RU-486 abortion pill, the process can still be reversed, and they certainly will not hear it from their local ... «Breitbart News, May 15»
5
Typhoon submarine unveils secrets
The TK-20 Typhoon submarine was returning from the White Sea. A group of PRAVDA.Ru journalists was the only group of web-reporters that was allowed to go ... «Pravda, May 15»
6
Soviets Die In Norway: Thank You Very, Very Much!
In this essay I will discuss people, especially dead people as just numbers. You are warned! I make no distinction between dead Russians, Germans, ... «Pravda, May 15»
7
Russia's Ozon.ru Is Selling Its Zappos Clone Sapato.ru To KupiVIP
Some downsizing underway for Ozon.ru, the e-commerce portal commonly referred to as the Amazon of Russia. The company is selling Sapato.ru — the ... «TechCrunch, Apr 15»
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RU 800 S Is a Monster That Replaces 2 Kilometers of Track Each …
The RU 800 S is one of the largest moving machines we've ever seen. From one end to the other, it's 177 meters long (580 feet). That makes it longer than the ... «autoevolution, Apr 15»
9
RuPaul's Drag Race recap: season seven, episode six – Ru
In Ru Hollywood Stories, the remaining queens had to summon up their acting ... of the Book of Ru by Kandy Ho and Jaidynn Diore Fierce, and as it, probably, ... «The Guardian, Apr 15»
10
Canada Reads 2015: Cameron Bailey carries Kim Thuy's Ru to victory
Ru by Kim Thuy has won Canada Reads: One Book To Break Barriers, which ... Feels like the Movies, the panel ultimately decided that Ru was the best story to ... «CBC.ca, Mar 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Ru [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/ru>. Oct 2020 ».
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