RTD

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AcronymDefinition
RTDReturned to Duty (US DoD)
RTDRegional Transportation District
RTDReady to Drink
RTDRichmond Times-Dispatch
RTDRated
RTDResistance Temperature Detector
RTDRetired (sports)
RTDRight to Die (various locations)
RTDReason to Drive
RTDRussell T Davies (TV writer)
RTDReal-Time Data
RTDRound Table Discussion (various organizations)
RTDReal Time Design
RTDReal Time Data
RTDReal Time Decoder
RTDReal Time Devices
RTDReal Time Desktop
RTDRun Time Distribution
RTDReal Time Display
RTDResearch, Technological Development
RTDResearch and Technology Development
RTDRapid Transit District
RTDRadioactive Threat Detection
RTDResidence Time Distribution
RTDReturn to Duty
RTDResistance Temperature Device
RTDRound-Trip Delay
RTDRoad Transport Department
RTDReal-Time Display
RTDReady to Die (gaming clan)
RTDResonant-Tunneling Diode
RTDRetail to Date (sales)
RTDRight to Development
RTDRecord Type Definition
RTDRoad Traffic Directorate (various locations)
RTDRound Table Deutschland
RTDRapid Test Designer
RTDReal Time Dispatch
RTDRefugee Travel Document
RTDRail Transportation Division (American Society of Mechanical Engineers)
RTDRadiodiffusion Télévision de Djibouti
RTDReconfigurable Tactile Display
RTDRio Tinto Diamonds
RTDResistive Thermal Device
RTDResource Teacher of the Deaf
RTDRecherches Techniques Dentaires (French: Dental Research Techniques; est. 1968)
RTDRenal Tubular Dysgenesis (aka Primitive Renal Tubule Syndrome)
RTDResearch and Technology Division
RTDRule the Day
RTDRome Transit Department
RTDRice Tungro Disease
RTDRentthedress.com (bridal store)
RTDReproductive Toxicology Division
RTDRöntgen Technischer Dienst GmbH (German)
RTDResearch and Technology Directorate (NASA)
RTDReutilization/Transfer/Donation
RTDResistance Thermal Detector
RTDRadiation and Technology Demonstration (NASA mission)
RTDRegistered Time-to-Degree (National Research Council)
RTDReal-Time Defrag
RTDRotation Tour Date (USMC)
RTDResistant Temperature Device
RTDRappelle Toi Demain (French: Remember You Tomorrow; band)
RTDRoll to Dodge (gaming)
RTDReturn To Dominance
RTDRussell's Theory of Descriptions
RTDReal Time Driver
RTDRadio-Technology-Dependent
RTDReal Time Distributor
RTDResidual Thermal Damage
RTDResident Training Detachment
RTDRequirement to Discontinue
RTDRule the Dark
RTDRecent Trends in Dynamics
RTDRoll the Die
RTDRubber Tired Dozer
RTDReal Tape Drive
RTDReturn to Desktop
RTDReceiver-Transmitter Device
RTDRecruit Training Depot
RTDRemote Terminal, Display
RTDReferee Technical Decision (boxing)
RTDResubmission Turn-around Document
RTDReplacement Training Division
RTDRights in Technical Date
RTDReactor Technology Department (Savannah River Laboratory)
RTDRobert the Doll (Florida ghost tour and museum piece)
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Of course, in saying all of this, I am not taking any stand on the correctedness--or otherwise--of Russell's Theory of Descriptions.
For example, many modal logicians who endorse Russell's Theory of Descriptions hold that ([square] and [open diamond] are +PSST and--[Iota]-SUBS (and rightly so in our opinion).
12) The viability of the project of the Tractatus presupposes the viability of Russell's Theory of Descriptions (or some similar nonreferential treatment).
evaded by Russell's theory of descriptions and that there is something
give preference to Russell's theory of descriptions.
25) This matter merits some attention as philosophers who appeal or profess allegiance to Russell's Theory of Descriptions often fail to do justice to the point and thereby run into logical difficulties of a type that will concern us very soon.
Those virtuous souls who, like Quine, are thoroughly content with Russell's Theory of Descriptions can comfortably skip this section and head on to the main business in [sections] 13.
The way for the causal logician to do this is to endorse Russell's Theory of Descriptions and argue that the argument in (66) is being read as (66') by people who maintain that the inference is valid.
objects and properties (construed nonextensionally); (ii) denying that Fic is I-SUB; and (iii)--surprise--using Russell's Theory of Descriptions.
Third, although no nonextensional S-connective can be +l-SUB and +l-CONV, this need not spell trouble for advocates of nonextensional logics and S-connectives who endorse Russell's Theory of Descriptions.
I shall assume it is what a theorist holds - or at least should hold - when he says that a certain version of Russell's theory of descriptions can account for all uses of definite descriptions.
Evidently, there is reason to hold that indexicals are directly referential, that the hidden-indexical version of Russell's theory of descriptions is correct, and that the former two theses cannot reasonably be held together.
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