the three R's

Definition of the three R's

  1. :  the basic subjects of reading, writing, and arithmetic that are taught in school to young children

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  the third in a set or series

    :  something having three units or members

    :  three-pointer

  1. :  the 18th letter of the English alphabet

    :  a graphic representation of this letter

    :  a speech counterpart of orthographic r

  1. : radius

    : rain

    : range

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a brief usually trivial fact

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