ar definition

  • noun:
    • Variant of are2.
    • The letter roentgen.
    • The name of Latin script page R/r.
    • title regarding the page R. In addition formerly spelled arre.
    • See arr.
    • Obsolete types of are, ere, or, ore, etc.
    • The assimilated kind, in Latin, etc., of ad-before r; in older English words a restored type of center English and Old French a-, the normal paid down kind of Latin ar-, like in range, arrange, etc.
    • A suffix of nouns denoting a realtor; a variant of -er, like in beggar, liar, formerly and precisely begger, etc.
    • A suffix of Latin origin, happening in a few nouns, such as bursar, medlar, mortar, vicar, etc.
    • A suffix, of Latin source, of adjectives (and of nouns thence derived), becoming comparable to -al, for which it's used whenever l precedes, such as alar, polar, regular, singular, etc. (see -al, and compare -ar); of nouns, as in altar, collar, pillar, scholar, etc.
    • In heraldry, a standard acronym of argent.
    • a colorless and odorless inert fuel; one of the six inert fumes; comprises about 1% of earth's environment
    • a unit of surface area corresponding to 100 square yards
    • circumstances in south central United States; the Confederate states throughout the American Civil War
  • conjunction:
    • Ere; prior to.
  • others:
    • A simplified spelling of are.
    • etc. Points of flexure within the curves of cooling of metal and metallic.

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