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red - (informal) A piece of registered mail. The term originated when registered mail was dispatched in red-striped pouches.

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  • Red — Red, a. [Compar. {Redder} ( d?r); superl. {Reddest}.] [OE. red, reed, AS. re[ a]d, re[ o]d; akin to OS. r[=o]d, OFries. r[=a]d, D. rood, G. roht, rot, OHG. r[=o]t, Dan. & Sw. r[ o]d, Icel. rau[eth]r, rj[=o][eth]r, Goth. r[ a]uds, W. rhudd, Armor …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Red — (r?d), n. 1. The color of blood, or of that part of the spectrum farthest from violet, or a tint resembling these. Celestial rosy red, love s proper hue. Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. A red pigment. [1913 Webster] 3. (European Politics) An… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • RED! — Origin Netherlands Years active 2008–2010 Labels Warner Music Members Brandi Russell Steffie Zoontjes Deon Leon RED! …   Wikipedia

  • Red 5 — may refer to:* The call sign of the X Wing fighter that Luke Skywalker pilots in A New Hope * Red 5 Studios, a studio formed by three key former members of the World of Warcraft team from Blizzard entertainment in August 2005 * Nigel Mansell s… …   Wikipedia

  • Red — Red, v. t. To put on order; to make tidy; also, to free from entanglement or embarrassement; generally with up; as, to red up a house. [Prov. Eng. & Scot.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Red — (r[e^]d), obs. imp. & p. p. of {Read}. Spenser. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Red 7 — was a short lived rock group formed in 1985 as a side project of Mike Rutherford (Genesis, Mike + the Mechanics). The three core members were Michael Becker, Gene Stashuk and Paul Revelli; Rutherford himself played bass on some of their songs and …   Wikipedia

  • Red — This article is about the color. For other uses, see Red (disambiguation). Red   Spectral coordinates  Wavelength 620–740 …   Wikipedia

  • red — I. adjective (redder; reddest) Etymology: Middle English, from Old English rēad; akin to Old High German rōt red, Latin ruber & rufus, Greek erythros Date: before 12th century 1. a. of the color red b. having red as a distinguishing color 2 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Red 2G — Chembox new ImageFile = Red 2G.png ImageFile1 = ImageFile2 = IUPACName = OtherNames = Acid Red 1 Food Red 10 Amidonaphthol red G azogeranine azophloxine azofloxin C.I. 18050 Section1 = Chembox Identifiers CASNo = 3734 67 6 PubChem = SMILES =… …   Wikipedia

  • Red TV — Infobox TV channel name = RED TV logofile = Red ltv.jpg logoalt = RED TV logo launch = 17 December 2007 owner = TV Legal Limited country = flagcountry|United Kingdom web = [http://www.red tv.co.uk red tv.co.uk] former names= Legal TV sat serv 1 …   Wikipedia


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