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RETRetire/Retired
RETRetail
RETReturn (From Procedure Call; CPU instruction)
RETRetract
RETResearch Experiences for Teachers
RETResolution Enhancement Technology (Hewlett Packard)
RETRational Emotive Therapy
RETRenewable Energy Technology
RETRetalhuleu (Guatemala, territorial divison)
RETRetardando (musical term, slow down)
RETRare, Endangered and Threatened (plant conservation)
RETResonant Energy Transfer
RETRearranged During Transfection Protooncogene
RETRegistered Engineering Technologist (Canada)
RETRegistered Environmental Technician (NEHA)
RETRotterdamsche Electrische Tram
RETRevue d'Etudes Tibétaines (French: Journal of Tibetan Studies)
RETRemote Electrical Downtilt
RETRegional Enforcement Team
RETResearch Education for Teachers
RETRat Exposure Test
RETResponsable d'Etablissement Touristique (French: Responsible Tourism Establishment)
RETRelease Engineering Team
RETReliability Evaluation Test
RETRégie d'Electricité de Thônes (French: Thônes Board of Electricity; est. 1931)
RETResearch Effort/Test
RETReactor Effluent Temperature
RETRiedel Environmental Technologies, Inc
RETReal Estate Trust (various locations)
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It told of the dispute between Agamemnon and Menelaus, the departure from Troy of Menelaus, the fortunes of the lesser heroes, the return and tragic death of Agamemnon, and the vengeance of Orestes on Aegisthus.
As we topped the ridge and saw the granite gate towers dotting the flowered plain at our feet Ja made a final effort to persuade me to abandon my mad purpose and return with him to Anoroc, but I was firm in my resolve, and at last he bid me good-bye, assured in his own mind that he was looking upon me for the last time.
The miraculous return of Napoleon has conquered me, the legitimate monarch is he who is loved by his people.
There was no game to be met with in the neighborhood; but beavers were occasionally trapped about the river banks, which afforded a scanty supply of food; in the meantime they comforted themselves that some one or other of the foraging detachments would be successful, and return with relief.
To celebrate the return of its most illustrious member and his two companions, the Gun Club decided upon giving a banquet, but a banquet worthy of the conquerors, worthy of the American people, and under such conditions that all the inhabitants of the Union could directly take part in it.
In this frame of mind toward her, I waited her return.
Partridge," cries Jones, "thou art certainly a coward; I wish, therefore, thou wouldst return home thyself, and trouble me no more.
I climbed the grass-clad mountain, And my gaze swept far and wide For the rosy lights of a little room, Where I thought my mother sighed: My boy has gone for a soldier, He sleeps not day and night; But my boy is wise, and may yet return, Though the dead lie far from sight.
I have another treasure here which I must not lose, but I can arrange that it will still be here when I return for it, and then Barunda's uncle can come back with me to assist me if assistance is needed.
Or was he really dead after all, never to return either to his mother Earth or his beloved Mars?
We waited therefore with the greatest impatience, for the return of Edward in order to impart to him the result of our Deliberations.
Thank you, sir, I am sure," returns the stationer with his cough of deference.