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rad

(ræd)
1. n. a radical person. (California.) My brother is a rad, but he’s a good guy.
2. mod. great; wonderful; excellent; exciting. (California. From radical.) Oh my God, that’s, like, really rad!

way rad

mod. quite excellent. (see also rad.) Oh, Tiff! That’s way rad!
See also: rad, way
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When CVVH is ongoing and the patient is tolerating the CVVH procedure, the RAD system is assembled and primed.
RAD is a member of the RAD Group of companies, a world leader in networking and internetworking product solutions.
RAD is a global telecom access solutions and products vendor.
Founded in 1989, with offices in Canada, France, and Italy, FONEX has been a RAD partner since 1997.
Established in 1981, privately owned RAD Data Communications has achieved international recognition as a major manufacturer of high quality access equipment for data communications and telecommunications applications.
As a result of this agreement, Nippon RAD will include a localized, multi-byte version of ETI's products in its offerings.
Maxim Integrated Products (Nasdaq: MXIM), one of the largest international suppliers of quality analog and mixed-signal products for applications that require real-world signal processing, and Dallas Semiconductor, its wholly-owned subsidiary, are working with RAD Data Communications to produce the TDM over Packet (ToP) chips.
ROME -- The Telephone Service of the Vatican State, which is responsible for the study, installation and management of the telecommunications infrastructure in Vatican City, has deployed a series of Ethernet access solutions from RAD Data Communications, a leader in innovative access solutions and network transitions for service providers and enterprises around the world.
TEL AVIV, Israel -- RAD University, the popular online computer networking and communications information source sponsored by RAD Data Communications, has posted three new tutorials that have been named to its "Dean's List.
5 million over five years to fund research at the Reliable, Adaptive and Distributed systems laboratory, or the RAD Lab, UC Berkeley researchers announced today).
TEL AVIV, Israel -- RAD Data Communications has announced that it will pay $200 to anyone who submits a "Challenging Brain Teaser" that is good enough to stump the experts.
RAD is the global leader in pseudowire solutions with over 30,000 ports shipped over the past several years.
Interlink Networks RAD Series continues to support and promote Wi-Fi Security and WPA compliance with support of standard and custom EAP protocols.
RAD Data Communications has introduced Egate(TM), its new family of affordable Ethernet-over-SDH/SONET gateways, at Supercomm 2005, the telecommunications exhibition that opened today in Chicago.
RAD Data Communications has announced that at Supercomm 2005 in Chicago, USA, it will be exhibiting two new customer-located, service-oriented Ethernet Network Termination Units (E-NTUs), which provide a clear demarcation point between user and operator networks, permitting end-to-end control of Ethernet services in the fiber Local Loop.