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Definition of R abbreviation from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    R

     abbreviation
    abbreviation
    BrE BrE//ɑː(r)//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ɑːr//
     
    Showing films
     
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  1. 1(British English) Queen; King (from Latin ‘Regina’; ‘Rex’) Elizabeth R.
  2. 2R. (especially on maps) River R. Trent
  3. 3(also R. especially in North American English) (in politics in the US) Republican
  4. 4(British English) Royal the RAC (= Royal Automobile Club)
  5. 5(North American English) the abbreviation for restricted (a label for a film/movie that is not suitable for people under the age of 17 to see without an adult present) See related entries: Showing films
  6. 6 roentgen
  7. see also R & B, R & D
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: R