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Reform Judaism (United Kingdom)
Reform Judaism in the United Kingdom in one of the two forms of Progressive Judaism found in the United Kingdom, the other being Liberal Judaism. Reform Judaism is both historically earlier and more traditionalist than Liberal Judaism.

Reform school
A reform school in the United States was a term used to define, often somewhat euphemistically, what was often essentially a penal institution for boys, generally teenagers.-History:

Reforma (disambiguation)
Reforma, the Spanish word meaning reform, has the following meanings:Historical* La Reforma, a period of liberal reforms in the history of Mexico beginning in 1855*Guerra de Reforma, a war fought during this periodTowns and settlements

- Movements :* Protestant Reformation, an attempt by Martin Luther to reform the Roman Catholic Church that resulted in a schism, and grew into a wider movement

Reformation (album)
Reformation is the second full-length studio album from Kiuas, released on May 24, 2006 by Spinefarm Records. On the some releases it features a cover titled; "Hunting Girl" by the progressive rock band, Jethro Tull.-Track listing:

Reformation (Spandau Ballet album)
Reformation is a compilation album by Spandau Ballet. It was released in 2002 by Chrysalis Records and Reformation Records.-Track listing:*CD One: Demos and studio tracks#"Robert Elms Introduction" - 0:19

Reformatory is a term that has had varied meanings within the penal system, depending on the jurisdiction and the era. It may refer to a youth detention center, or an adult correctional facility. The term is still in popular use for adult facilities throughout the United States, although most reformatories have been renamed correctional centers in recent years

Reformer may refer to:*1800s reformer, a person fighting for women's rights*Catalytic reformer, a unit in an oil refinery that reforms lighter hydrocarbons into higher octane molecules and hydrogen

Refractive index
In optics the refractive index or index of refraction of a substance or medium is a measure of the speed of light in that medium. It is expressed as a ratio of the speed of light in vacuum relative to that in the considered medium.

A refractory material is one that retains its strength at high temperatures. ASTM C71 defines refractories as "non-metallic materials having those chemical and physical properties that make them applicable for structures, or as components of systems, that are exposed to environments above ".Refractory materials are used in linings for furnaces, kilns, incinerators and reactors

A refrain is the line or lines that are repeated in music or in verse; the "chorus" of a song

Refresh may refer to:*Refresh rate, the rate at which a display illuminates*Meta refresh, an HTML tag*Memory refresh, reading and writing to the same area of computer memory*Refreshable Braille display, a device for blind computer users

Refresher, in English legal phraseology, a further or additional fee paid to counsel where a case is adjourned from one term or sitting to another, or where it extends over more than one day and occupies, either on the first day or partly on the first and partly on a subsequent day or days, more than five hours without being concluded.

Refrigerator (horse)
Refrigerator was an Appendix Quarter Horse racehorse who won the Champions of Champions race three times. He was a 1988 bay gelding sired by Rare Jet and out of Native Parr. Rare Jet was a grandson of Easy Jet and also a double descendant of both Depth Charge and Three Bars

Refuge is a place or state of safety. It may also refer to a more specific meaning:*Area of refuge, a location in a building that may be used by occupants in the event of a fire*Mountain hut, a shelter for travelers in mountainous areas, often remote

Refugee (Refugee album)
Refugee was the self-titled and only album of Refugee. The album was originally issued on Charisma Records in March 1974. It was re-released under the TimeWave label on June 27, 2006.

Refugee (song)
"Refugee" is the title of a song recorded by American rock band Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers. It was released in January 1980 as the second single from their album Damn the Torpedoes

Refugium may refer to:* Refugium , an appendage to a marine, brackish, or freshwater fish tank that shares the same water supply

Refugium (fishkeeping)
In fishkeeping, a refugium is an appendage to a marine, brackish, or freshwater fish tank that shares the same water supply. For some applications water flow is limited in order to protect plants or animals that require slow flow

Refurbishment (electronics)
Refurbishment is the process of maintenance or major repair of an item, either aesthetically or mechanically.Refurbished products cannot be sold as new products in the US, which is why they are relabeled as refurbished or refreshed units even if they are good-as-new Refurbishment is the process of maintenance or major repair of an item, either aesthetically or mechanically.Refurbished products cannot be sold as new products in the US, which is why they are relabeled as refurbished or refreshed units even if they are good-as-new Refurbishment is the process of maintenance or major repair of an item, either aesthetically or mechanically.Refurbished products cannot be sold as new products in the US, which is why they are relabeled as refurbished or refreshed units even if they are good-as-new (if, for example, the unit was returned for some reason unrelated to the product itself, such as the customer

In horse riding, a refusal is the failure of a horse to jump a fence to which he/she is presented. This includes any stop in forward motion. A run-out is when the horse quickly slides past or "ducks out" of a fence instead of jumping it, without stopping forward motion.-Problems with refusals:Refusals and run-outs are counted against riders in jumping competitions

Refusenik (2008 film)
Refusenik is a 2008 documentary film by Laura Bialis that chronicles the struggle of Jews to emigrate from the Soviet Union in the 1960’s and 70’s

Rega (disambiguation)
- Organizations :* Rega in Switzerland* Rega Institute for Medical Research in Belgium* Rega Research manufacturer of hi-fi equipment* Rega Brand canned food label- People :* Rega , a human surname or given name

-Musical Instrument:*Regal , a keyboard instrument manually pumped by bellows and having a raucous, nasal sound-Surname:*Steve Regal , retired American professional wrestler. Not to be confused with "Steven Regal", a former ring name of:*William Regal , real name Darren Matthews, a British professional wrestler currently working for WWE

Regalado may refer to:*Florenz Regalado , Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the Philippines*Iñigo C. Regalado , Filipino poet, printer, journalist, editor, playwright, lyricist and songwriter*Iñigo Ed

Regalia is Latin plurale tantum for the privileges and the insignia characteristic of a Sovereign.The word stems from the Latin substantivation of the adjective regalis, 'regal', itself from Rex, 'king'

Regards is a French news magazine. Created in 1932 as a Communist title, it is primarily known for photojournalism, and pre-dated other pictorial magazines such as Life and Paris-Match

A regatta is a series of boat races. The term typically describes racing events of rowed or sailed water craft, although some powerboat race series are also called regattas

Regatta (clothing)
Regatta is a family-owned outdoor and sports company which has been established in the United Kingdom since 1981. It competes with Karrimor, The North Face, Berghaus, Peter Storm and Lowe Alpine.The company's main lines include clothes, rucksacks and footwear

Regency is the rule of a regent. It may also refer to:* Specific periods when a throne was vacant:** Regency in France, 1715–1723, a.k.a. Régence** British Regency, 1811–1820*The Hōjō Regency during the Kamakura shogunate in Japan.- Other:

Regency (Omaha)
Regency is a neighborhood in Omaha, Nebraska. Bound by West Dodge Road, South 96th Street, Pacific Street and Interstate 680, the development was the first major real estate development funded by Mutual of Omaha.

Regeneration (1997 film)
Regeneration is a 1997 film adaptation of the novel of the same name by Pat Barker. The film is directed by Gillies MacKinnon. It was released as Behind the Lines in the USA in 1998.-Plot:

Regeneration (Portugal)
In the history of Portugal, the Regeneration is the name given to the period of the Portuguese Constitutional Monarchy following the military insurrection of 1 May 1851 that caused to the fall of Costa Cabral and of the Septembrist government

Regeneration (theology)
Regeneration, while sometimes perceived to be a step in the Ordo salutis , is generally understood in Christian theology to be the objective work of God in a believer's life. Spiritually, it means that God brings Christians to new life from a previous state of subjection to the decay of death

A regent, from the Latin regens "one who reigns", is a person selected to act as head of state because the ruler is a minor, not present, or debilitated. Currently there are only two ruling Regencies in the world, sovereign Liechtenstein and the Malaysian constitutive state of Terengganu

In the 16th, 17th and 18th centuries, the regenten were the rulers of the Dutch Republic, the leaders of the Dutch cities or the heads of organisations . Though not formally a hereditary "class", they were de facto "patricians", comparable to that ancient Roman class

Reggae is a music genre first developed in Jamaica in the late 1960s. While sometimes used in a broader sense to refer to most types of Jamaican music, the term reggae more properly denotes a particular music style that originated following on the development of ska and rocksteady.Reggae is based on a rhythmic style characterized by accents on the off-beat, known as the skank

Reggae (disambiguation)
Reggae may refer to:*Reggae, a popular musical genre*Reggae, Dr. Wily's robotic pet bird from MegaMan

A reggaetonero is one who speak over reggaeton riddims. They are like a singer in a rock band or a rapper in a rap song. In fact, although reggaeton sounds most similar to reggae, reggaetoneros tend identify hip-hop artists as their strongest influences

Reggie (alligator)
Reggie is the name of an alligator, believed to have been raised in illegal captivity, who became feral and was sighted for two extended periods at a public park in the South Bay, Los Angeles area in 2005 and 2007

The broad definition of regicide is the deliberate killing of a monarch, or the person responsible for the killing of a monarch. In a narrower sense, in the British tradition, it refers to the judicial execution of a king after a trial

A Regidor is a member of a council of municipalities in Spain and Latin America. Portugal also used to have the same office of Regedor.-Mexico:

Regidor (disambiguation)
Regidor is a council member of the municipal government in Spain and Latin America.Regidor may also refer to:* Regidor, Bolivar, a town and municipality of Colombia

The word regime refers to a set of conditions, most often of a political nature.-Politics:

A regiment is a major tactical military unit, composed of variable numbers of batteries, squadrons or battalions, commanded by a colonel or lieutenant colonel

Regina is a Late Latin feminine name meaning "queen" from the Latin, Italian and Romanian word meaning the same.-Given name:*Regina , 8th century French concubine of Charlemagne*Regina , Slovenian singer

Regina (pottery)
The Regina pottery factory, Kunstaardewerkfabriek Regina, existed from 1898 to 1979. Located in Gouda, Regina began the production of art pottery in 1917.

Regina (train)
The Regina is a Swedish model of electric multiple unit passenger train, manufactured by Bombardier Transportation . It is used by the national passenger railway SJ along with numerous regional and private operators, in variants designated X50, X51, X52, X53, X54 and X55, and in two- and three-carriage models

Region is most commonly found as a term used in terrestrial and astrophysics sciences also an area, notably among the different sub-disciplines of geography, studied by regional geographers. Regions consist of subregions that contain clusters of like areas that are distinctive by their uniformity of description based on a range of statistical data, for example demographic, and locales

Region (disambiguation)
-Geography:Region is a term used by contemporary geographers to describe an area of land or water that is part of a larger whole. Several types of geographic regions can be found at Region.-Transportation:*RegionsAir, an airline based in the United States

In politics, regionalism is a political ideology that focuses on the interests of a particular region or group of regions, whether traditional or formal

Regionalism may refer to:*Regionalism *Regionalism *Regionalism *Regionalism *Critical regionalism *A word that is limited to a certain dialect-See also:

Regis (musician)
Regis is a British techno musician and record label boss.As label boss of Downwards Records, O'Connor, alongside his label-mate Surgeon , forged a sound that blended Chicago house with darker European electronics

is a Japanese visual novel publishing company founded by Takumi Nakazawa. The company name comes from an Italian word meaning film director, control tower, producer, and game maker. The company mainly ports adult game to the consumer port PlayStation 2

Register or registration may refer to:-Music:* Register , the relative "height" or range of a note, melody, part, instrument, etc* Registration , the art of combining the different sounds of a pipe organ to produce the desired sound

Register (sculpture)
In art and archaeology, a register is a vertical level in a work that consists of several levels, especially where the levels are clearly separated by lines; modern comic books typically use similar conventions

Registered can refer to:* Registered company* Registered mail, a trackable mail service available in most countries* Registered memory, a type of computer memory, also known as buffered memory

Registrar (academic)
In education outside the United Kingdom, a registrar or registrary is an official in an academic institution who handles student records. Typically, a registrar processes registration requests, schedules classes and maintains class lists, enforces the rules for entering or leaving classes, and keeps a permanent record of grades and marks

Registration (organ)
Registration is the technique of choosing and combining the stops of a pipe organ in order to produce a particular sound. Registration can also refer to a particular combination of stops

Regnum may refer to:* The inheritable power to govern in Ancient Rome * Kingdom * Regnum news agency, a Russian news agency* Regnum Online, a computer game

Regrading is the process of raising and/or lowering the levels of land; such a project can also be referred to as a regrade. Regrading may be done on a small scale or on quite a large scale

Regress may refer to:*Regress argument, a problem in epistemology concerning the justification of propositions*Infinite regress

Regression (medicine)
Regression in medicine is a characteristic of diseases to show lighter symptoms without completely disappearing. At a later point, symptoms may return. These symptoms are then called recidive.

Regret or Regrets may refer to:* Regret * Regret, France, a village about 2 miles south-west of Verdun* Expression of regret, a common gambit in politics and public relations, used as an alternative to actually apologizing