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RAG

Abbreviation for:
recombination activating gene
Red Amber Green (traffic light)  
risk assessment in genetics
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King Lear," an upsetting allegro assai, is the opus's raggedly beautiful gem.
This time, purple stained my swollen left eye and jaw; the crowns on my two front teeth, put in place after an earlier fall, chipped; my lips puffed out in a parody of a sexual pout; and inside the lower lip, four sutures held together the raggedly bitten flesh.
The quasi-Balanchine dance routines, now credited to Nikki Woollaston, were raggedly executed.
The raggedly sketchy color illustrations suit this whimsical story just right.
At home time there was always a congestion of mothers, toddler siblings, sturdy push-chairs and coach-built prams gathered at the school entrance and we journeyed home in families and groups of families, raggedly rather than briskly, playing and dawdling as we went.
Finally, she ends up in jailhouse dress, hair raggedly cut, in a scene that would have been perfect for Ingrid Bergman's Joan of Arc.
Tranmere can take credit for defending diligently, if occasionally raggedly, in the first half and for looking the side most likely to win the game in the second period.
Cole Young resumed his customary posture, supine on the plywood litter, his raggedly absent leg spewing a long dark arc.
Because "the shreds of fog here and there raggedly furring her" (38) obscure Delano's vision as he approaches the San Dominick to offer assistance, his mind tricks him into seeing illusions: the ship at one point appears to him as "a whitewashed monastery after a thunderstorm, seen perched upon some dun cliff among the Pyrenees" (38).
As the youngest, Kristoffer Sakurai, making his debut, started raggedly but soon hit his stride, performing the controlled jumps and rapid batterie with modest insouciance, his acting textured with youthful impulse.
He was sitting at the end, raggedly clothed, wearing boots that gave evidence of a past sturdiness but now had a web-like fragility.
Any averagely worldly fifteen-year-old would find Top Spot dramatically thin, raggedly executed, and stridently ingenuous in tone.