Rank refers to the relative position, value, worth, complexity, power, importance, authority, level etc. of a person or object, including: ==An achieved level of performance or credential== ==Position within a command hierarchy requiring obedience== == Mathematics== == People named Rank== == Places== ==Business== ==Films== ==Music== ==Acronyms== ....

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Receptor Activator of Nuclear Factor κ B (RANK), also known as TRANCE Receptor or TNFRSF11A, is member of the tumor necrosis factor receptor (TNFR) molecular sub-family. RANK is the receptor for RANK-Ligand (RANKL) and part of the RANK/RANKL/OPG signaling pathway that regulates osteoclast differentiation and activation. It is associated with bone...

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• (superl.) Raised to a high degree; violent; extreme; gross; utter; as, rank heresy. • (v. i.) To be ranged; to be set or disposed, as in a particular degree, class, order, or division. • (n. & v.) An aggregate of individuals classed together; a permanent social class; an order; a division; as, ranks and orders of men; the highest a...

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(from the article `chess`) Chess is played on a board of 64 squares arranged in eight vertical rows called files and eight horizontal rows called ranks. These squares alternate ...

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(from the article `coal utilization`) The formation of coal from a variety of plant materials via biochemical and geochemical processes is called coalification. The nature of the ...

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(from the article `organ`) ...pipes to produce the tone, a device to supply wind under pressure, and a mechanism connected to the keys for admitting wind to the pipes. The most ...

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1. Luxuriant in growth; of vigorous growth; exuberant; grown to immoderate height; as, rank grass; rank weeds. 'And, behold, seven ears of corn came up upon one stalk, rank and good.' (Gen. Xli. 5) ... 2. Raised to a high degree; violent; extreme; gross; utter; as, rank heresy. 'Rank nonsense.' . 'I do forgive thy rankest fault.' ... 3. Causing vig...

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*adjective* growing profusely; `rank jungle vegetation`

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*[computer programming]* In computer programming, rank with no further specifications is usually a synonym for (or refers to) `number of dimensions`; thus, a bi-dimensional array has rank two, a three-dimensional array has rank three and so on. Strictly, no formal definition can be provided which applies to every programming language, since e...

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*[differential topology]* ==Constant rank maps== A differentiable map f : M → N is said to have constant rank if the rank of f is the same for all p in M. Constant rank maps have a number of nice properties and are an important concept in differential topology. Three special cases of constant rank maps occur. A constant rank map f : M → N...

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*[formation]* A Rank is a line of military personnel, drawn up in line abreast (i.e. standing side by side). Commonly, troops called to `On the right, fall in!` do so by forming in line abreast, determining their initial position in relation to a marker. This may be a position on the ground or a single person placed previously to the movement...

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*[graph theory]* In graph theory, a branch of mathematics, the rank of an undirected graph is defined as the number {math|n − c}, where {math|n} is the number of vertices and {math|c} is the number of connected components of the graph. Equivalently, the rank of a graph is the rank of the oriented incidence matrix associated with the graph. ...

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*[J programming language]* Rank in the J programming language has several different meanings. In general, the concept of rank is used to treat an orthogonal array in terms of its sub-arrays. For instance, a two-dimensional array may be dealt with at rank 2 as the entire matrix, or at rank 1 to work with its implicit one-dimensional columns or...

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*[linear algebra]* In linear algebra, the rank of a matrix A is the size of the largest collection of linearly independent columns of A (the column rank) or the size of the largest collection of linearly independent rows of A (the row rank). For every matrix, the column rank is equal to the row rank. It is a measure of the `nondegenerateness`...

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*[number theory]* Kanakagiri Kanakachalapathi temple Manjunath Doddamani Gajendragad ...

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**Rank** (rănk)

* adjective* [

* Compar.* __ Ranker__ (-ẽr);

* superl.* __ Rankest__ .] [ Anglo-Saxon

* ranc* strong, proud; confer Dutch

* rank* slender, Danish

* rank* upright, erect, Prov. German

* rank* slender, Icelandic

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**Rank** * adverb * Rankly; stoutly; violently. [ Obsolete] « That rides so

* rank* and bends his lance so fell.»

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**Rank** * intransitive verb* ** 1.** To be ranged; to be set or disposed, as in a particular degree, class, order, or division. « Let that one article

* rank* with the rest.»

* Shak.* ** 2.** To have a certain grade or degree of elevation in the orders of civil or military life; ...

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**Rank** * noun* [ Middle English

* renk* ,

* reng* , Old French

* renc* , French

* rang* , from Old High German

* hring* a circle, a circular row, German

* ring* . See

__ Ring__ , and confer

__ Range__ ,

* noun & v.* ]

** 1.** A row or line; a range; a...

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**Rank** * transitive verb* [

* imperfect & past participle * __ Ranked__ (rănkt);

* present participle & verbal noun * __ Ranking__ .]

** 1.** To place abreast, or in a line.

** 2.** To range in a particular class, order, or division; to class; also,...

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A horse that is fractious or unmanageable by the jockey is said to be rank.

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A person's position on the social scale.

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A rank is a line of soldiers arranged side by side.

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A shortened term which refers to a 'Rank-Cintel Flying Spot Scanner'. This is a telecine device which transfers a film image into electronic signals which are then recorded on to video tape.

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a vertical row usually of leaves or bracts that can be either opposite or alternate

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