See also: rh, rḫ, and RH

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  1. (chemistry) rhodium.

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  1. (medicine) Abbreviation of Rhesus factor.
  2. (medicine) Abbreviation of Rhesus.

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  • Rh disease
  • Rh positive (pertaining to blood containing Rh factor D, one of 61 Rh factors)
  • Rh negative (pertaining to blood missing Rh factor D, one of 61 Rh factors)
  • Rh-null (pertaining to blood missing antigens for all 61 Rh factors)
  • RhD (Rh factor D)

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Rh (upper case, lower case rh)

  1. The twenty-third letter of the Welsh alphabet, called rhi and written in the Latin script. It is preceded by R and followed by S.

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Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
rhedeg redeg unchanged unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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Further reading edit

  • R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950–present), “Rh”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies

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Rh (lower case rh)

  1. A digraph in Xhosa orthography.