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39.
rad
n: a unit of measurement used to describe a dose of radiation. A single rad is equivalent to 100 ergs per gram or 0.01 joules per kilogram of irradiated substance.
The Federally-defined maximum occupational radiation dose is 5 rads per year.
by Ten Second Tom September 29, 2005
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8.
Rad
Something that is cool, or very neat.
"That movie was rad!"
by Paige October 01, 2002
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9.
Rad
a flippant and off hand way to refer to something as being cool, awesome or otherwise great.

Commonly used in the 80's but is experiencing a resurgence particularly from the hipster fixed gear bike scene.
1. "Man, that Pista would look totally rad with a tri-wing aerospoke."

2. "Dude, did you see that guy getting totally rad on his fixie, that 180 bunny hop was off the hook".
by TheRadness November 17, 2008
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10.
rad
it's like saying über cool.
talk like a skater from the 80's,
say rad.
by enameline September 11, 2005
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11.
Rad
1. An over-used adjective that people often use when they are trying to seem cool.
2. The cute term for a radish.
1. Dana: Sharon, your shoes are so cute!
Sharon: Yeah, they're pretty rad if I do say so myself.
2. Those rads taste so bitter.
by KellBell955 October 14, 2008
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Rewind and Delete (Pronounced rad.) Used when something embarrassing, inaccurate, or unintentional is said or done. Enables speaker to dig him/herself out of a hole: "Just R.A.D that and let me start over."

Can also be used in the event of tripping, spilling, fumbling, etc.
Me: "The party is on Friday."
You: "On Friday, really?"
Me: "Oops, R.A.D. that, it's on Saturday!"
by Jennifer33 March 03, 2008
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13.
Rad
A totally rad 80's movie about BMX racing featuring that hot chick from Full House
-Have you seen that rad movie Rad?
-It's totally rad.
by Jared December 18, 2003
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RAD
Random Acts of Dyslexia

when you randomly mix-up numbers and spelling
I was texting her last night and asked her who she was doing instead of how she was doing... damn RAD!

bottle= bottel
by morgalini March 03, 2010
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