AskDefine | Define ranks

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Noun

ranks
  1. Plural of rank

Verb

ranks
  1. third-person singular of rank''

Extensive Definition

Rank is a very broad term with several meanings. As a noun it is usually related to a relative position or to some kind of ordering (see also ranking). As an adjective it is used to mean profuse, conspicuous, absolute, or unpleasant, especially in relation to the sense of smell or taste.

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Other names

ranks in Danish: Rang
ranks in German: Rang
ranks in Spanish: Rank
ranks in Esperanto: Rango
ranks in French: Rang
ranks in Italian: Rango
ranks in Hebrew: דרגה
ranks in Dutch: Rang
ranks in Japanese: 階数
ranks in Norwegian: Rang
ranks in Polish: Ranga
ranks in Russian: Ранг
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