Reach


Reach

Reach may mean one of the following:

Companies & Organizations

* Reach (agency), the name of the eGovernment agency of the government of Ireland
* REACH Global Services Ltd, a company operating a large cable network in Asia Pacific
* Society for Remedial Education Assessment Counseling Handicapped is the name of a Kolkata-based organization educating disabled children in India
* Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals, a framework for regulation of chemicals in the European Union
* REACH, Inc., a Juneau based agency serving disabled people in Juneau, and SE Alaska
* Rural Earthship Alternative Community Habitat (REACH), a community in Taos, USA focused on building earthships [ [http://greenmodernism.blogspot.com/2007/04/earthships.html REACH description] ]

European Union law

* Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH) is a European Union regulation that came into force on 1st June 2007 and replaces a number of European Directives and Regulations with a single system.

Games

* Reach, a planet in the Epsilon Eridani system, and place of training for the SPARTAN-II Project in the video game series Halo
* Reach, a nickname of Park Jung Suk, professional StarCraft player

Music

* Reach (S Club 7 song), a song by the pop group S Club 7
* Reach (album), a 2006 album by the rock band Survivor
* Reach (Eyes Set to Kill), a 2008 album by the post-hardcore band Eyes Set to Kill
* "Reach, The (song)", a song written and performed by Dan Fogelberg
* "Reach (song)", the 1996 Summer Olympics official song, performed by Gloria Estefan
* Reach (Nightwish song), a song by Nightwish

Others

* Reach (advertising), a measure of the size of an audience
* Reach (geography), an expanse, or widening, of a stream or river channel, commonly occurring after daming
* Reach (physical measurement), measured from fingertip to fingertip, important in boxing, basketball
* REACH (brand), a brand of toothbrushes, dental floss, and other oral care products manufactured by McNeil-PPC, a division of Johnson & Johnson Corporation

Places

* Reach, Cambridgeshire is a village in England
* Reach (church), a church in Manchester, UK


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  • reach´er — reach «reech», verb, noun. –v.t. 1. to get to; arrive at; come to: »to reach the top of a hill, to reach the end of a book, to reach an agreement. Your letter reached me yesterday. SYNONYM(S): attain, gain. 2. to stretch out; …   Useful english dictionary

  • reach — [rēch] vt. [ME rechen < OE ræcan, akin to Ger reichen < IE * rēiĝ , to stretch out, extend the hand, akin to base * reĝ , straight, stretch, direct > RIGHT] 1. to thrust out or extend (the hand, etc.) 2. to extend to, or touch, by… …   English World dictionary

  • Reach — Reach, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Reached} (r[=e]cht) ({Raught}, the old preterit, is obsolete); p. pr. & vb. n. {Reaching}.] [OE. rechen, AS. r[=ae]can, r[=ae]cean, to extend, stretch out; akin to D. reiken, G. reichen, and possibly to AS. r[=i]ce… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Reach — Reach, n. 1. The act of stretching or extending; extension; power of reaching or touching with the person, or a limb, or something held or thrown; as, the fruit is beyond my reach; to be within reach of cannon shot. [1913 Webster] 2. The power of …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • reach — vt 1: to extend application to 2: to obtain an interest in or possession of unable to reach all the assets of the debtor 3 a: to arrive at and consider the justices did not reach that issue b: to amount to d …   Law dictionary

  • Reach — Reach, v. i. 1. To stretch out the hand. [1913 Webster] Goddess humane, reach, then, and freely taste! Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. To strain after something; to make efforts. [1913 Webster] Reaching above our nature does no good. Dryden. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Reach — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Reach Álbum de Eyes Set To Kill Publicación 19 de febrero de 2008 Género(s) Post hardcore …   Wikipedia Español

  • reach — vb Reach, gain, compass, achieve, attain can mean to arrive at a point by effort or work. Reach is the most general term, being capable of reference to whatever can be arrived at by exertion of any degree and applicable to such diverse matters as …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • REACH — (англ. Registration, Evaluation and Authorisation of CHemicals) регламент Европейского союза (Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006), регулирующий с 1 июля 2007 года[1] производство и оборот всех химических веществ, включая их обязательную… …   Википедия

  • reach — [n] extent, range; stretch ability, ambit, capacity, command, compass, distance, extension, gamut, grasp, horizon, influence, jurisdiction, ken, latitude, magnitude, mastery, orbit, play, power, purview, radius, scope, spread, sweep, swing;… …   New thesaurus


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