Definition of Rack. Meaning of Rack. Synonyms of Rack

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Definition of Rack

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Rack Rack, v. i. To fly, as vapor or broken clouds.
Rack
Rack Rack, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Racked; p. pr. & vb. n. Racking.] [See Rack that which stretches, or Rock, v.] To amble fast, causing a rocking or swaying motion of the body; to pace; -- said of a horse. --Fuller.
Rack
Rack Rack, n. A fast amble.
Rack
Rack Rack, n. Same as Arrack.
Rack
Rack Rack, n. [AS. hracca neck, hinder part of the head; cf. AS. hraca throat, G. rachen throat, E. retch.] The neck and spine of a fore quarter of veal or mutton.
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Rack Rack, n. [See Wreck.] A wreck; destruction. [Obs., except in a few phrases.] Rack and ruin, destruction; utter ruin. [Colloq.] To go to rack, to perish; to be destroyed. [Colloq.] ``All goes to rack.' --Pepys.
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Rack Rack, n. [Prob. fr. Icel. rek drift, motion, and akin to reka to drive, and E. wrack, wreck. ?.] Thin, flying, broken clouds, or any portion of floating vapor in the sky. --Shak. The winds in the upper region, which move the clouds above, which we call the rack, . . . pass without noise. --Bacon. And the night rack came rolling up. --C. Kingsley.

Meaning of Rack from wikipedia

- Rack or racks may refer to: Amp rack, short for amplifier rack, a piece of furniture in which amplifiers are mounted Bicycle rack, a frame for storing...
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- placed in a rack is typically described as rack-mount, rack-mount instrument, a rack-mounted system, a rack-mount ch****is, subrack, rack-mountable, or...
- A rack unit (abbreviated U or RU) is a unit of measure defined as 1 3⁄4 inches (44.45 mm). It is most frequently used as a measurement of the overall height...
- A rack and pinion is a type of linear actuator that comprises a circular gear (the pinion) engaging a linear gear (the rack), which operate to translate...
- A rack railway (also rack-and-pinion railway, cog railway, or cogwheel railway) is a steep grade railway with a toothed rack rail, usually between the...
- The rack is a torture device consisting of a rectangular, usually wooden frame, slightly raised from the ground, with a roller at one or both ends. The...
- The Rack may refer to: The Rack (1915 film), an American silent drama film The Rack (1956 film), a courtroom drama starring Paul Newman The Rack (album)...
- Pallet rack is a material handling storage aid system designed to store materials on pallets (or “skids”). Although there are many varieties of pallet...
- Rack-O is a Milton Bradley sequential-matching card game with the objective of obtaining 10 numbers, in numerical order, in one's hand. Score may be kept...
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