• WordNet 3.6
    • n RES a widely distributed system consisting of all the cells able to ingest bacteria or colloidal particles etc, except for certain white blood cells
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Res A thing; the particular thing; a matter; a point.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n res A thing; a matter; a point; a cause or action. Used in sundry legal phrases: as, res gestæ, things done, material facts; as in the rule that the conversation accompanying an act or forming part of a transaction may usually be given in evidence as part of the res gestæ, when the act or transaction has been given in evidence, although such conversation would otherwise be incompetent because hearsay; res judicata, a matter already decided.
    • n res An abbreviation of resigned;
    • n res of reserve.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Res rēz a thing, a point
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary


In literature:

Ride, quidquid amas, Cato, Catullum: Res est ridicula et nimis iocosa.
"The Carmina of Caius Valerius Catullus" by Caius Valerius Catullus
De res' all scatter like leaves in de wind.
"Black Ivory" by R.M. Ballantyne
Significatur proposita res, de qua dicitur: hanc autem Significat Demonstratio, rationibus doctrinarum explicata.
"The Mathematicall Praeface to Elements of Geometrie of Euclid of Megara" by John Dee
De gineral done sont de staff away ter res'.
"The Long Roll" by Mary Johnston
Dey aint res' twel dey see w'at und' dar.
"Nights With Uncle Remus" by Joel Chandler Harris
The "res angusta domi" stimulated the composer's pen, and the rapidity of his productions at this time is marvellous.
"Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 62, Number 361, November, 1845." by Various
An' one time I set it down an' made three nickels cuttin' grass an' holdin' a white man's horse, an' dat gimme a res'.
"Solomon Crow's Christmas Pockets and Other Tales" by Ruth McEnery Stuart
Res quoque privatas statui sine crimine iudex.
"The Student's Companion to Latin Authors" by George Middleton
We tak' a day an' res' up, an' skin de martens an' stretch um.
"Connie Morgan in the Fur Country" by James B. Hendryx
See, that is the man, head and shoulders on top the res'.
"Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern, Vol. 7" by Various

In poetry:

Oh, Moses sot de sarpint in de wildahness
W'en de chillun had commenced to die:
Some 'efused to look, but hit cuohed de res';
Lif' up yo' haid w'en de King go by!
"A Spiritual" by Paul Laurence Dunbar
Home whaih de frien's I loved 'll say,
"We've waited fu' you many a day,
Come hyeah an' res' yo'se'f, an' know
You's done wid sorrer an' wid woe,
Now you's at home."
"W'en I Gits Home" by Paul Laurence Dunbar
Lay me down beneaf de willers in de grass,
Whah de branch 'll go a-singin' as it pass.
An' w'en I's a-layin' low,
I kin hyeah it as it go
Singin', "Sleep, my honey, tek yo' res' at las'."
"A Death Song" by Paul Laurence Dunbar
Let me settle w'en my shouldahs draps dey load
Nigh enough to hyeah de noises in de road;
Fu' I t'ink de las' long res'
Gwine to soothe my sperrit bes'
Ef I's layin' 'mong de t'ings I's allus knowed.
"A Death Song" by Paul Laurence Dunbar
An' now no more for de road I care,
An' slippery log lyin' ev'ryw'ere--
De swamp on de valley, de mountain too
But climb it jus' as I use to do--
Don't stop on de road, for I need no res'
So long as I see de leetle w'ite dress.
"The Last Portage" by William Henry Drummond
W'y, I 's done de double shuffle, twell a body could n't res',
Jes' a-hyeahin' Sam de fiddlah play dat chune his level bes';
I could cut a mighty caper, I could gin a mighty fling
Jes' right now, I 's mo' dan suttain I could cut de pigeon wing.
"Temptation" by Paul Laurence Dunbar

In news:

New high-res photos of Mars.
"Res Mgt, History, National Parks".
"Res Mgt, reclaiming streams" Fish: Trout Location(s): MT.
The Ferno MIR Res -Q-Mate has a 20-meter tag line.
Hi- res : Earthquake in Haiti.
Hi- res images from Los Angeles Times photographers Carolyn Cole, Rick Loomis and Brian Vander Brug.
Some of you may remember a Philly artist named Res who released an incredible debut album that XPN played a lot when it came out in 2001 called How I Do.
"The Res Documentary" Previews Tomorrow.
Res 1593 introduced July 30, 2010.
111th CONGRESS 2d Session H RES 1593.
Res -net Microwave, Inc subsidiary of Electro Technik Industries, announced the launch of its new website.
INTERVIEWS Big Boi Reunites With Little Dragon All Over the Place, But 'Higher Res ' Stands Out.
Mortgages – Foreclosure sale – Res judicata.
The Hi Res version looks pretty good.
Replace low res footage with high res in final cut pro 7 project.

In science:

That is, M = Πi (πA,i Res Mi ), where the πA,i : A → Ai are the pro jections to the factors.
Abelian extensions of algebras in congruence-modular varieties
Let us denote ker πM by κ, and πM Res M by ¯M .
Abelian extensions of algebras in congruence-modular varieties
We define an equivalence of extensions from E to ˜E to be a homomorphism γ : E → ˜E , such that (1) π = ˜πγ , and (2) γ ∗χ = γ Res ˜χ.
Abelian extensions of algebras in congruence-modular varieties
Proof. χ and γ Res χ are isomorphisms, whence γ ∗ is also by condition (2).
Abelian extensions of algebras in congruence-modular varieties
On the other hand, he,a′ i(γ Res κ∗) = eκ∗ is the set of e′ such that π(e) = π(e′ ).
Abelian extensions of algebras in congruence-modular varieties