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Look up RAM, Ram, ram in Wiktionary, the free dictionary.


Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Wiktionary (a portmanteau of wiki and dictionary) is a multilingual, Web-based project to create a free content dictionary, available in over 150 languages. ...

Ram, ram, or RAM as a non-acronymic word

As a non-acronymic word Ram, ram, or RAM may refer to:


  • Sheep, an uncastrated male of which is called a ram
  • Ram cichlid, a species of freshwater fish endemic to Colombia and Venezuela

Species See text. ... Binomial name Mikrogeophagus ramirezi (Myers & Harry, 1948)[1] Synonyms Apistogramma ramirezi Microgeophagus ramirezi Papiliochromis ramirezi Papilochromis ramirezi[2][3] Mikrogeophagus ramirezi is a species of freshwater fish endemic to the Orinoco River basin, in the savannahs of Venezuela and Colombia in South America. ...

Military uses

  • Battering ram, a long siege weapon designed to break down fortifications by the application of force
  • Ramming, a military tactic in which one vehicle runs into another
  • Naval ram, a weapon affixed to the bow of ironclad battleships in the late 1800s
  • Ram tank, a Canadian tank of the Second World War

Replica battering ram at Ch teau des Baux, France A battering ram is a weapon used from ancient times. ... In warfare, ramming is a technique that was used in the air, sea and tank combat. ... A Naval ram was a weapon carried by varied types of ships, dating back to antiquity. ... The Ram was a Cruiser tank designed and built by Canada in the Second World War, based on the U.S. M3 Medium tank. ...

In music

  • RAM (band), a mizik rasin band based in Port-au-Prince, Haiti
  • rAm (band), a short-lived rock and roll band from Oregon, USA, active in 2002
  • Ram (band), a short-lived progressive rock band based in New York City, United States, active in 1972
  • Ram (album), a 1971 UK #1 album by Paul & Linda McCartney

For the progressive rock band from New York, USA with a similar name, see Ram (band). ... For the progressive rock band from New York, USA with a similar name, see Ram (band). ... For the progressive rock band from New York, USA with a similar name, see Ram (band). ... Ram is Paul McCartneys second solo album, officially credited to Paul and Linda McCartney, and was released in 1971. ...

Sports teams

RAM Racing was a Formula One racing team which only competed during the racing seasons of 1983 to 1985. ... Derby County F.C. is an English football club, currently playing in the Football League Championship. ... City St. ... Fordham University is a private, coeducational research university[3] in the United States, with three campuses located in and around New York City. ... Colorado State University is a public institution of higher learning located in Fort Collins, Colorado in the United States. ... The Virginia Commonwealth Rams are the athletic teams of Virginia Commonwealth University. ... The University of Rhode Island, commonly abbreviated as URI, is the principal public research university in the State of Rhode Island, with its main campus in Kingston, Rhode Island, and three other campuses located throughout the state. ...


  • Ram is a very common Hindu name for males, as it was the name of the king of Ayodhya in ancient India, Shri Rama.
  • Ramnaresh "Ram" Sarwan, a West Indian cricket player
  • Andy Ram, an Israeli tennis player
  • Ram, a fictional character from the science fiction television program The Tribe

Ayodhya   (Hindi: अयोध्या, Urdu: ایودھیا IAST Ayodhyā) is an ancient city of India, the old capital of Awadh, in the Faizabad district of Uttar Pradesh. ... Rama ( in IAST, in DevanāgarÄ«) or Ramachandra is a legendary or historical king of ancient India. ... Ramnaresh Ronnie Sarwan (born June 23, 1980,Wakenaam Island, Guyana) is a West Indian cricketer of Indo-Guyanese ethnicity and captain of the West Indies cricket team. ... Andy Ram (born April 10, 1980 in Montevideo, Uruguay) is a professional right-handed tennis player from Israel, and the first Israeli tennis player to win a Grand Slam event (mixed doubles at 2006 Wimbledon and the 2007 French Open). ... This article contains detailed descriptions of characters of the teen sci-fi TV show The Tribe. ... The Tribe is a science fiction television program, created by Raymond Thompson and Harry Duffin, produced by Cloud 9. ...

In computing

In computer science, random access machine (RAM) is an abstract machine in the general class of register machines. ... Look up RAM, Ram, ram in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... RealAudio is a proprietary audio format developed by RealNetworks. ...

In hydraulics

  • Hydraulic ram, a type of water-powered cyclic pump
    • Rams, used as tools to extract victims of a car collision from the vehicle

A hydraulic ram that drives a fountain at the Centre for Alternative Technology A hydraulic ram is a water-powered cyclic pump. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ...


Rama ( in IAST, in Devanāgarī) or Ramachandra is a legendary or historical king of ancient India. ... This article discusses the adherents of Hinduism. ... Sanskrit ( , for short ) is a classical language of India, a liturgical language of Hinduism, Buddhism, Sikhism, and Jainism, and one of the 23 official languages of India. ... For the television series by Ramanand Sagar, see Ramayan (TV series). ... Rama has several meanings: Rama was a real or mythical king in ancient India The following characters in Indian mythology also may sometimes be called by the name Rama. ...


  • Ramjet, a type of jet engine particularly suitable for supersonic speeds
  • Dodge Ram, a full-size pickup truck
  • Aries (astrology), symbolized as a ram
  • Aries (constellation), symbolized as a ram
  • Ram, a town in Serbia
  • Ram (company), a Japanese visual novel studio
  • Ram Mounts, a modular range of products to mount, hold and stabilise devices, and the trading name of the company which makes them
  • Royal Ardor Monarchy, Cyber Nations Alliance

For other uses, see Ramjet (disambiguation). ... See also Dodge Ram 50, an unrelated Mitsubishi-produced truck The Ram is a full-size pickup truck from Chrysler LLCs Dodge brand. ... Aries the animal Aries is an astrological sign that originated from the constellation Aries, and is the first sign of the zodiac. ... Aries (IPA: , Latin: , symbol , ) is one of the constellations of the zodiac. ... Ram is a settlement in north-east Serbia (Braničevo District), located at municipality Veliko Gradište (Велико Градиште). The settlement is populated with 282 habitants (2002. ... Ram is a Japanese visual novel studio under Visual Arts that specializes in the production of adult visual novels. ... A Ram Mount fitted on the control yoke of an American Aviation AA-1 Yankee and used as a handheld GPS holder Ram Mounts is the name of a division of the USA company National Products, Inc. ... Cyber Nations (also known as CyberNations and abbreviated as CN) is a massively multiplayer online geo-political simulator. ...

RAM as an abbreviation

The abbreviation RAM may refer to:

  Results from FactBites:
Random access memory - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (1186 words)
Technically, RAM devices are not limited to memory chips, and random-access memory as a storage format is not limited to use as working memory.
Most RAM can be both written to and read from, so "RAM" is often used interchangeably with "read-write memory." In this sense, RAM is the opposite of read-only memory (ROM).
Modern RAM generally stores a bit of data as either a charge in a capacitor, as in "dynamic RAM,", or the state of a flip-flop, as in "static RAM".
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