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abbreviation for Registered Animal Nursing Auxiliary in the UK. Used as a qualification by persons admitted to its membership.


a genus of amphibians in the family Ranidae. The genus of frogs.

Rana catesbeiana
American bullfrog; farmed commercially to produce frog meat for human consumption.
Rana clamitans
green frog.
Rana pipiens
leopard frog.
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Rana and his wife -- they had Canadian passports -- checked in at a Paharganj hotel around 7 pm on November 15, 2008, and checked out after 2 pm on November 16.
The officers are now trying to trace " the person/ s in contact" with Rana during his stay.