• Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Roed (Zoöl) Filled with roe.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • roed Having roe, as a fish; containing spawn developed to the stage in which it is known as roe.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Roed containing roe
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Ice. hrogn; Ger. rogen.


In literature:

His name was Ro, and I remembered him well.
"The Lost Continent" by C. J. Cutcliffe Hyne
Perhaps I shall say even the last sentence, if I can remember it: 'We sound every chord in the great mac-ro-cosm of satisfaction.
"Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm" by Kate Douglas Wiggin
Frode left three sons, Halfdan, Ro, and Skat, who were equal in valour, and were seized with an equal desire for the throne.
"The Danish History, Books I-IX" by Saxo Grammaticus ("Saxo the Learned")
CYRANO: Why, you said Ro-LIN.
"Cyrano de Bergerac" by Edmond Rostand
I am nervous, upset, pr-r-ro-foun'ly distress inside my 'ead!
"Waifs and Strays" by O. Henry
I'm upo' my ro'd to gar my lord gie an accoont o' himsel'.
"Donal Grant" by George MacDonald
I beg yer pardon, mem, an' I'll jist gang back, and roon' by the ro'd.
"Robert Falconer" by George MacDonald
It was so called from Me-ro-vae'us, the father of Childeric and grandfather of Clovis.
"Famous Men of the Middle Ages" by John H. Haaren
Ro, won't it never come back?
"The Battle Of The Strong, Complete A Romance of Two Kingdoms" by Gilbert Parker
Among the sandstone columns of the Colorado foot-hills stood the lodge of Ta-in-ga-ro (First Falling Thunder).
"Myths And Legends Of Our Own Land, Complete" by Charles M. Skinner

In poetry:

He was only a soft-roed sailor,
But proud of his Union Jack,
And he told me a tale of shipwreck
As we stood there, "knocking 'em back."
"The Wreck Of The Good Ship “Glue-Pot”" by T W Connor
Chunnaic Righ Bhreatun s e na shuain
An aon bhean a b'aillidh snuadh fo'n ghrein
'S b fhearr leis ro na bh'aige a dh'or
An og-bhean bhi aige fein.
'S b fhearr leis, &c.
"Seann Oran Gailic" by John Douglas Sutherland Campbell
Ko-Jin goes west from Ko-kaku-ro,
The smoke-flowers are blurred over the river.
His lone sail blots the far sky.
And now I see only the river,
The long Kiang, reaching heaven.
"Separation On The River Kiang" by Ezra Pound
Bjällklangen dallrar och faller och stiger, suset är stilla och vilar i ro,
skogen är kvälltung och sömnig och tiger.
Endast den vallande
låten går kallande
fram genom nejden kring myr och mö.
"Vallarelåt" by Gustaf Froding
Gossar, låt oss leka kriget, då en värld befriades,
då Temistokles och Kimon levde och Miltiades!
Hell dig, Zevs, de leva ännu! Hell dig, Zevs, de stå mig när!"
Och en hänförd gosseskara svarar rörd: 'De äro här'.
"Dexippos" by Abraham Viktor Rydberg

In news:

But who would expect anything less of Joe Russo and Maggie Owen of the RO Foundation.
Photo by Photo contributed by Robin R Ro.
Ro Sobalvarro and Susie Scanlan.
Chambersburg's Ro'Shun Lynden Dunn sentenced for sex with girl, 14.
An introduction to RO and its applications.
Festool's 6-inch dual mode sander RO 150 FEQ switches.
New system combines benefits of RO system and water softener without using salt.
For centuries, New Mexico's Pueblo peoples have relied on the plants and animals of the Río Grande to sustain their lifestyles and traditions.
Options for sanitizing RO and softener equipment.
) ro-tel diced tomatoes and green chilies , undrained.
Das Racist, plus UptownXO, Z-Ro, and more.
Nathan Lane is fun as Ro.
From left, Briana Evigan (Greg's daughter), Rumer Willis (Bruce and Demi's) Leah Pipes and Jamie Chung scheme and scream through Sorority Ro.
Ro Parra of Millennium Farms in Kentucky will retain majority ownership after the move to Pennsylvania, while Solomon will manage Service Stripe 's stud career.
After successful results with four existing ro-ro vessels, Cobelfret NV ordered the Ecospeed coating of the thruster tunnels of five newbuild vessels, the fourth of which was coated last month.

In science:

Roˇcek, “Twisted Multiplets And New Supersymmetric Nonlinear Sigma Models,” Nucl.
Generalized Kahler manifolds and off-shell supersymmetry
Roˇcek, “New Supersymmetric Sigma Models With Wess-Zumino Terms,” Phys.
Generalized Kahler manifolds and off-shell supersymmetry
Roˇcek, “Hyperk¨ahler Metrics And Supersymmetry,” Commun.
Generalized Kahler manifolds and off-shell supersymmetry
As with the one-component models, we found that fitting the data with large ro requires that the ri values be made small until finally the inner edge of the disk reaches the star’s surface.
The magnetic Bp star 36 Lyncis, II. A spectroscopic analysis of its co-rotating disk
This became apparent in our trials for models similar to those shown in Fig. 6, with ro ≥ 10R∗ .
The magnetic Bp star 36 Lyncis, II. A spectroscopic analysis of its co-rotating disk