1. rhenium, Re, atomic number 75, metallic element, metal

usage: a rare heavy polyvalent metallic element that resembles manganese chemically and is used in some alloys; is obtained as a by-product in refining molybdenum

2. Ra, Re

usage: ancient Egyptian sun god with the head of a hawk; a universal creator; he merged with the god Amen as Amen-Ra to become the king of the gods

3. re, ray, solfa syllable

usage: the syllable naming the second (supertonic) note of any major scale in solmization

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