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RRight
RRiver
RReverse (automatic transmissions)
RRepublican
RRegistered Trademark (usually written ®)
RRestricted Audiences - under 17 years of age not permitted without parent/guardian (movie rating)
RAre
RReal (Brazilian currency)
RRed
RRate
RRequired
RRun (baseball/softball)
RRequest
RReceive
RRadio
RRange
RRing
RRare
RReceived (logging abbreviation)
RRacing (car version)
RRisk Assessment
RRadio Operator
RThursday (using one letter for each day of week)
RRussian (rabbit breed)
RRural
RRelevant (polygraphy)
RRear
RResistance
RRouter
RSet of Real Numbers (math)
RRomeo (aviation letter code)
RRestricted
RRadical (chemistry)
RRunner (Mic-O-Say, Heart of America Council, Boy Scouts of America)
RRoutine
RReliability
RRex (Latin: King)
RRegina (Latin: Queen)
RRain (weather reports)
RReset
RReject
RSouth African Rand (national currency)
RRoutine (logging abbreviation)
RRabbi
RRadius
RReuters
RRookie (sports)
RReprint
RManitoba (postal code designation, Canada)
RRespectfully (closing salutation)
RRua (Portuguese: street; postal usage)
RReinforcing
RRadial (ply tire)
RReferee
RResistor
RRebound (basketball)
RRook (Chess)
RSearch Radius (US DoD)
RArginine (amino acid)
RRoughness
RRecibo (Portugese)
RRadar Contact (aviation)
RGas Constant (physical constant)
RHydrocarbon (functional group)
RRimmed
RReception Year (UK schools)
RRupees
RRepeatability
RRhizopus (fungi)
RReflectance
RRoentgen (unit of radiation exposure)
RAeronca Aircraft Corporation (manufacturer's symbol; US Navy)
RRankine (Degree)
RRifampicin
RRespirations
RRehydratable (food)
RRadiancy
RResearch Octane
RRamp Time (wireless communication)
RRead/er
RBrunswick-Balke-Callender (aircraft company; manufacturer's symbol)
RResuspension Factor
RRadial Antenna
RConfidential - Restricted Data (TMINS)
RUS Revenue Stamp (Scott Catalogue prefix; philately)
RCorrected search radius ('R nought'; R rounded up)
RRoute Tuned NAVAID (aviation)
RRéaumier (temperature scale named after the French scientist Rene Antoine Ferchault de Reaumur)
RUS DoT tire speed rating (106 mph)
RThird Heartbeat Wave
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7 In 2018, Atlanta Braves outfielder Ronald Acuna Jr.--Baseball Digest's NL Rookie of the Year--became just the fourth rookie to homer in five consecutive games.
"There will be no celebrating [the European Tour Rookie of the Year] for now because I still have some events left [in Asia]," he said.
The sixth pick in last year's rookie draft was the unanimous choice by 10 press corps members who managed to cast their votes for the monthly plum.
They already made an impressive debut earlier this year, so expectations are high for this rookie group.
Lindsay, the former University of Colorado star who used his snubs from the NFL combine and 2018 draft as fuel for a stellar rookie season, finishes his rookie campaign with 1,037 yards and nine touchdowns.
The Oshu native was part of a huge recruiting campaign when he was with the Nippon Ham Fighters and because he was younger than 25, all 30 MLB teams could afford to go after him as under international signing rules, his bonus was to be capped at $3.557 million while his contract was limited to a rookie salary scale.
The rookie has since become the most-talked-about baseball star.
"The intu Rookie League is a fantastic way to promote grassroots sport here in the North East and it is wonderful to see the positive impact it has on young players both in terms of their skills and their social development."
As the current Stihl Timbersports UK rookie champion - he won the title at BBC Countryfile Live last year - he will be the first UK athlete to compete at the World Rookie Championships.
Muscat: Oman's newest motor racing talent Al Faisal Al Zubair produced a strong conclusion to the first weekend of the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Middle East in Bahrain on Saturday, with the runner-up spot in the GCC Rookie class during the second of the event's two contests.
Westwood said: "It's difficult to be a rookie on home soil when you have the crowd cheering for you.