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response

1. Bridge a bid replying to a partner's bid or double
2. Christianity a short sentence or phrase recited or sung by the choir or congregation in reply to the officiant at a church service
3. Electronics the ratio of the output to the input level, at a particular frequency, of a transmission line or electrical device
4. any pattern of glandular, muscular, or electrical reactions that arises from stimulation of the nervous system

response

[ri′späns]
(communications)
(control systems)
A quantitative expression of the output of a device or system as a function of the input. Also known as system response.
(statistics)
The value of some measurable quantity after a treatment has been applied.
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In the episode of RDR under consideration, the main challenge is one in which the 'racers' must dress in drag as a bride AND as their own groom.
With a view to creating cost transparency a key aspect of the RDR has been the introduction of clean share classes.
The RDR will also attempt to eradicate much of the confusion surrounding the fees paid and the type of advice on offer.
Also in July, an RDR party event was halted by security forces and an RDR demonstration in support of French statements cautioning against the exclusion of candidates was broken up.
RDR Books appealed the court ruling last month but withdrew the appeal on Thursday.
But Anthony Falzone, the attorney representing RDR Books, countered that the encyclopedia, meant to be a companion to the books or the films, not only does not diminish the original novels, but actually enhances the enjoyment of them.
The fan, who is facing Rowling in court, was emotional when questioned in court and claimed that he had raised the issue of copyright with RDR Books but said that the publisher promised him that the book could be published legally.
RDR lawyer David Hammer said yesterday: "We asked for Rowling and they said they would provide her.
Five years earlier, in 1998, when RDR was awarded the prior contract as the only 8(a) offerer, the contracting officer expressed concern with the lack of competition, noting that "it would be in the best interest of the government to re-compete this requirement at the earliest practical time.
BPI was a small IT management and consulting firm when RDR selected it as a protege.
The RDR system provides a remote perimeter of defense in areas where there might be a threat of chemical or biological attacks.
Clashes between the two groups had taken 150 lives, most of them RDR supporters, by the end of 2000.