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{n: Amen-Ra, Amon-Ra, Amun Ra} Egyptian sun god; supreme god of the universe in whom Amen and Ra were merged; principal deity during Theban supremacy



{n: Ra, Re} ancient Egyptian sun god with the head of a hawk; a universal creator; he merged with the god Amen as Amen-Ra to become the king of the gods

{n: Sekhet, Eye of Ra} a lion-headed Egyptian goddess; typifies life-destroying power of the sun

{n: radium, Ra, atomic number 88} an intensely radioactive metallic element that occurs in minute amounts in uranium ores

{n: right ascension, RA, celestial longitude} (astronomy) the equatorial coordinate specifying the angle, measured eastward along the celestial equator, from the vernal equinox to the intersection of the hour circle that passes through an object in the sky; usually expressed in hours and minutes and seconds; used with declination to specify positions on the celestial sphere
"one hour of right ascension equals fifteen degrees"


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