rep


rep
rep [rep] n
[Sense: 1-3; Date: 1800-1900; Origin: representative]
[Sense: 4; Date: 1900-2000; Origin: repertory]
[Sense: 5; Date: 1700-1800; Origin: reputation]
[Sense: 6; Date: 1900-2000; Origin: repetition]
1.) informal
2.)
someone who speaks officially for a company, organization, or group of people
staff/union/company etc rep
You need to speak to the students' rep.
Safety reps have the right to stop the job when workers are in danger.
3.) AmE
4.) [U and C]repertory, or a repertory theatre or company
Most actors start off in rep.
5.) AmE spoken a ↑reputation
6.)
one exercise that you do in a series of exercises
Do 15 reps of each exercise.

Dictionary of contemporary English. 2013.

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  • Rep — or REP may refer to: * rep, the Röntgen equivalent physical, a unit of exposure to radiation * Rep, a dialect of the Lisp programming language implemented by John Harper * Rep (clothing), a ribbed woven fabric made from various materials * Johnny …   Wikipedia

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  • rep. — rep. (representative) n. agent, one who acts on behalf of another person or organization (Slang) rep. (repeat) adj. repeated, done over again, reiterated rep. (report) n. detailed statement or account of something rep. (reported) adj. stated or… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • rep.s — rep. (representative) n. agent, one who acts on behalf of another person or organization (Slang) rep. (repeat) adj. repeated, done over again, reiterated rep. (report) n. detailed statement or account of something rep. (reported) adj. stated or… …   English contemporary dictionary

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