RD R&D ([aum]r"[a^]n*d[=e]"), n. [research and development.] research and development; used mostly to refer to the division of a corporation responsible for performing research and developing new products; -- a commonly used abbreviation.

Syn: R and D, research and development. [PJC]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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