Meaning of RE in English

re 1

/ray/ , n. Music.

1. the syllable used for the second tone of a diatonic scale.

2. (in the fixed system of solmization) the tone D. Cf. sol-fa (def. 1).

[ 1400-50; late ME; see GAMUT ]

re 2

/ree, ray/ , prep. Chiefly Law and Com.

in the case of; with reference to; in re.

[ 1700-10; re (in the) matter, affair, thing (abl. of res ) ]

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .