Definitions for "Rare"
Not frequent; seldom met with or occurring; unusual; as, a rare event.
Of an uncommon nature; unusually excellent; valuable to a degree seldom found.
used in this report to refer to native species and natural communities known or suspected to be rare and/or declining in the state (included on NHI's "Working List"). Included are species legally designated as "Endangered" or "Threatened" by either the State of Wisconsin or the federal government, as well as species in the Department's advisory "Special Concern" category and on the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service's "Candidate" and "Species of Concern" lists.
Reseaux Associes pour la Recherche Europeenne. European association of research networks.
See: Reseaux Associes pour la Recherche Europeenne
Reseaux Associes pour la Recherche Europenne
Refers to books that are scarce, not easily found.
A book that is extremely scarce.
Like terms describing condition, statements of rarity are somewhat subjective. Books are frequently described as rare when they are merely valuable. To us, a rare book is one which we may handle every few years; a very rare book is one which we may handle only once a decade; and an exceedingly rare work is one which we may handle once in a lifetime.
Keywords:  numismatic, coin, scarcer, mintage, few
A coin with a lower mintage, scarcer to find, or denoting very few that survived.
Very few copies in existence. Approx. 10-20.
Term indicating that a coin within a series is very difficult to find. Also, a coin with only a few examples known. Raw Numismatic slang for a coin or other numismatic item that has not been encapsulated by a grading service.
Keywords:  beef, meat, roast, cooked, underdone
Nearly raw; partially cooked; not thoroughly cooked; underdone; as, rare beef or mutton.
designation in preparing meat, especially steak, meaning still red in the middle.
The description of meat cooked so that the inside is still red or pink.
Rare were a band in the 1990s from Derry, Northern Ireland. The line-up consisted of singer Mary Gallagher, Locky Morris, Seán Ó'Néill (a.k.a. John O'Neill, formerly of The Undertones and That Petrol Emotion) and David Whiteside, Morris and Ó'Néill being the main songwriters.
Keywords:  bowie, crosby, duet, drummer, baal
Rare (often known as Bowie Rare) was a compilation album released by RCA to cash in on Bowie for the 1982 Christmas market. The artist's relations with the company were at a low - Bowie had recorded his last music for RCA with the Baal EP, and had already been annoyed by the release of his five-year old duet with Bing Crosby ("Peace on Earth/Little Drummer Boy") as a single without his consultation. Bowie let it be known he was unhappy with the Rare package, and would sign with EMI for his next album.
Keywords:  ashby, acg, stamper, commodore, chris
Rare, Ltd is a United Kingdom-based video game development company. It was founded in 1982 by brothers Tim and Chris Stamper as Ashby Computer Graphics (ACG). Publishing as Ultimate Play The Game, they developed games for 8-bit platforms such as the ZX Spectrum and Commodore 64, before the name was sold to U.S.
Characterized by wide separation of parts; of loose texture; not thick or dense; thin; as, a rare atmosphere at high elevations.
medium) having a relatively low index of refraction, such as air, which has an index of refraction of 1.003. (In these materials, rare and dense refer to optically rare and optically dense. They do not refer to the mass density of a material.)
having low density; "rare gasses"; "lightheaded from the rarefied mountain air"
An item which has a yellow name. These items usually have several attributes.
Use this one as often as possible. It's most commonly employed [split infinitive alert] to artificially bolster certain special qualities (e.g., "rare intelligence" or "rare grace") or items that are in fairly standard supply such as an excellent performance or an excellent orchestra.
Keywords:  weird, person
rare weird (person)
Keywords:  gree, patch, desert, herbs, distributed
Total range generally less than 10,000 ha, or total area generally less than 1,000 ha or patch sizes generally less than 100 ha.
not widely distributed; "rare herbs"; "rare patches of gree in the desert"
used and abused on eBay, now entirely meaningless.
Keywords:  thinly, scattered, dispersed
Thinly scattered; dispersed.
Keywords:  rap, evil, held, responsible
ly held responsible for the evil that is the DK rap.
Keywords:  roadless, review, evaluation, area
Roadless Area Review and Evaluation
recurring only at long intervals; "a rare appearance"; "total eclipses are rare events"
cutter enzyme: See restriction enzyme cutting site.
Keywords:  early