Definition of Ret

1. Verb. Place (flax, hemp, or jute) in liquid so as to promote loosening of the fibers from the woody tissue.

Generic synonyms: Douse, Dowse, Drench, Soak, Sop, Souse



Definition of Ret

1. v. t. See Aret.

2. v. t. To prepare for use, as flax, by separating the fibers from the woody part by process of soaking, macerating, and other treatment.

Definition of Ret

1. Abbreviation. retired ¹

2. Verb. (transitive) To prepare (flax, hemp etc.) for further processing by soaking, which facilitates separation of fibers from the woody parts of the stem. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Ret

1. to soak in order to loosen the fiber from the woody tissue [v RETTED, RETTING, RETS]

Medical Definition of Ret

1. A human oncogene, encoding a receptor tyrosine kinase. This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology (11 Mar 2008)

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ret (current term)
retable
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