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RAM
Random Acess Memory
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Random Weight Item
A product sold by weight (e.g., produce, deli items, and meat).
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Raster Image Processing (RIP)
A process of converting a graphics file to a raster of addressable dots appropriate to the output device specified.
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Raster Image Processing (RIP)
A process of converting a graphics file to a raster of addressable dots appropriate to the output device specified.

Reduced Space Symbology(r) (RSS)
A family of bar code symbols, including RSS-14(r), RSS Limited(tm), RSS Expanded(tm), and RSS-14 Stacked. Any member of the RSS family can be printed as a stand-alone linear symbol or as a composite symbol with an accompanying 2D Composite Component(r) pr
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Refund Receipt
A voucher produced by equipment handling empty containers (bottles and crates).
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Repositioning
The process of changing an image's placement within a graphic
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Resizing
The process of changing an image's dimensional detail within a graphic.
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Restricted distribution
Signifies that such system data may be applied on goods to be processed only in certain environments, defined by the Uniform Code Council (UCC(tm)) or the appropriate EAN International Member Organisation (e.g., a country, company, industry).
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Retailer Zero-Suppression Code
A group of 4,500 ID numbers (separate from Local Assigned Codes), that enable the use of UPC-E Bar Codes in a closed system environment (not for open supply chain applications).
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Returnable Asset
A reusable entity owned by a company that is used for transport and storage of goods.
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RFID
See radio frequency identification.
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Rotation
The position of a design element in a graphic design relative to the direction it will be printed on press.
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Rounding errors
The process of allocating imaging device dots to bar or space modules in an uneven manner.
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RSS
See Reduced Space Symbology®.
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RSS Composite Symbology® Family
A family of symbols comprised of the RSS-14(r) Composite Symbology(r), RSS-14 Stacked Composite Symbology, RSS Limited(tm) Composite Symbology, and RSS Expanded(tm) Composite Symbology.
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RSS Expanded® Stacked Bar Code Symbol
A bar code symbol that is a variation of the RSS Expanded® Bar Code Symbol that is stacked in multiple rows and is used when the normal symbol would be too wide for the application.
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RSS Expanded™ Bar Code Symbol
A bar code symbol that encodes an EAN/UCC-14 Identification Number plus supplementary AI Element Strings, such as weight and "best before" date, in a linear symbol that can be scanned omnidirectionally by suitably programmed Point-of-Sale scanners.
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RSS Expanded™ Composite Symbology®
The RSS Composite Symbology(r) that utilizes an RSS Expanded(tm) Bar Code Symbol as the linear component.

RSS Expanded™ Stacked Composite Bar Code Symbol
The RSS Composite Symbology(r) that utilizes an RSS Expanded(tm) Stacked Bar Code Symbol as the linear component.
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RSS Limited™ Bar Code Symbol
A Bar Code symbol that encodes a Global Trade Item Number as an EAN/UCC-14 Data Structure with Indicators of 0 or 1 in a linear symbol; for use on small items that willnot be scanned at the Point-of-Sale.
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RSS Limited™ Composite Symbology®
The RSS Composite Symbology® that utilizes an RSS-14 Bar Code Symbol as the linear component.

RSS-14(r) Bar Code Symbol
A bar code symbol that encodes an EAN/UCC-14 Identification Number in a linear symbol that can be scanned omnidirectionally by suitably programmed Point-of-Sale scanners.
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RSS-14(r) Stacked Composite Symbology(r)
The RSS Composite Symbology(r) that utilizes an RSS-14(r) Stacked Bar Code Symbol as the linear component.

RSS-14® Stacked Bar Code Symbol
A bar code symbol that is a variation of the RSS-14(r) Symbology that is stacked in two rows and is used when the normal symbol would be too wide for the application. It comes in two versions: a truncated version used for small item marking applications a
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RSS-14® Composite Symbology®
The RSS Composite Symbology® that utilizes an RSS-14® Bar Code Symbol as the linear component.

RZSC
See Retailer Zero-Suppression Code.