rad
Pronunciation
  • (British, America) IPA: /ɹæd/
Adjective

rad (comparative radder, superlative raddest)

  1. (slang) Clipping of radical#English|radical; excellent
Translations Noun

rad (plural rads)

  1. (metrology) A non-SI unit of absorbed dose of radiation, equal to 0.01 gray.
    Synonyms: rd
    cot en
  2. Abbreviation of radian#English|radian.
  3. (automotive, plumbing, slang) Abbreviation of radiator#English|radiator.
  4. (firearms, slang) Abbreviation of sight radius.

RAD
Noun

rad

  1. (computing) Initialism of rapid application development
Proper noun
  1. (NASA, space) Initialism of Radiation Assessment Detector a scientific instrument of the Mars Science Laboratory onboard the Curiosity rover at Mars.



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