RT

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See also: rt, rt., and R/T

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Noun[edit]

RT

  1. (in combination, usually with numbers) Ribotype
    • 2011 January 5, E De Boer, A Zwartkruis-Nahuis, AE Heuvelink, Celine Harmanus, Ed J.Kuijper., “Prevalence of Clostridium difficile in retailed meat in The Netherlands”, in International Journal of Food Microbiology, volume 144, number 3, page 561-564:
      Strains of RT 027 were not found in our study. Another recent emerging strain belonging to RT 078 has been found in animals and humans in the United States and in Canada.

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

RT (countable and uncountable, plural RTs)

  1. (American and Canadian football) Initialism of right tackle.
  2. (knitting) Initialism of right twist.
  3. (Internet) Initialism of retweet.
  4. (sciences) Initialism of response time.

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RT (not comparable)

  1. (computing) Initialism of real-time.

Verb[edit]

RT (third-person singular simple present RTs, present participle RTing, simple past and past participle RTed)

  1. Initialism of retweet.
    • 2011 May 2, Chagney Hunt [username], “Ryan Babel”, in rec.sport.soccer, Usenet[1]:
      "I see lots of Osama pics floating on twitter, aint gonna RT any of dem though .. Don't wanna get fined by terrorist"

Initialism[edit]

RT

  1. Alternative form of R/T

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Chinese[edit]

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Verb[edit]

RT

  1. (Internet slang) Alternative form of 如題如题 (rútí).

Japanese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English RT.

Noun[edit]

RT (katakana リツイート, rōmaji ritsuīto)

  1. Abbreviation of リツイート (ritsuīto, retweet).

Verb[edit]

RTする (katakana リツイートする, rōmaji ritsuīto suru)

  1. Abbreviation of リツイート (ritsuīto, to retweet).

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