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ROC, Roc, roc, R.O.C, The R.O.C. or R.o.C can be:


House of Krazees was an underground rap group in Detroit, Michigan from 1993 to 1997, that reunited in the fall of 2004 under the name Samhein Witch Killas. ... Anthem National Anthem of the Republic of China Capital (and largest city) Taipei1 Official languages Standard Mandarin (GuóyÇ”) Government Semi-presidential system  -  President Chen Shui-bian  -  Vice President Annette Lu  -  Premier Chang Chun-hsiung Establishment Xinhai Revolution   -  Independence declared October 10, 1911   -  Republic established January 1, 1912   -  Relocated to... Penguin Books is a British publisher founded in 1935 by Allen Lane. ... An IATA airport code, also known an IATA location identifier or simply a location identifier [1], is a three-letter code designating many airports around the world, defined by the International Air Transport Association (IATA). ... FAA diagram of Greater Rochester International Airport (ROC) Greater Rochester International Airport (IATA: ROC, ICAO: KROC) is a public airport located 3 miles (5 km) southwest of Rochester, New York. ... The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), nicknamed the Big Board, is a New York City-based stock exchange. ... Momentum and rate of change (ROC) are simple technical analysis indicators showing the difference between todays closing price and the close N days ago. ... ROC curve of three epitope predictors. ... In mathematics, the radius of convergence of a power series where the center a and the coefficients cn are complex numbers (which may, in particular, be real numbers) is the nonnegative quantity r (which may be a real number or ∞) such that the series converges if and diverges if... The Renewables Obligation (RO)[1] is designed to incentivise the generation of electricity from renewable sources. ... Return on capital, also known as Return On Invested Capital (ROIC) is defined as NOPLAT / Invested Capital usually expressed as a percentage. ... Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos, released by Blizzard Entertainment in 2002, is a real-time strategy computer game and the second sequel to Warcraft. ... The Race of Champions is an international motorsport event held at the end of each year, featuring national teams consisting of racing and rally drivers. ... The Race of Champions was a non-championship Formula One motor race held at the Brands Hatch circuit in Kent, United Kingdom between 1967 and 1983. ... The Race of Champions is a yearly stock car race using modified race cars. ... NEXTEL Cup drivers practice for the 2004 Daytona 500 Stock car racing is a form of automobile racing found mainly in the United States and Great Britain held largely on oval rings of between approximately a quarter-mile and 2. ... (The NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour was previously named NASCAR Winston Modified Tour and NASCAR Featherlite Modified Series) The NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour (WMT) is a stock car racing series owned and operated by NASCAR in the Modified division. ... The distance from the center of a sphere or ellipsoid to its surface is its radius. ... English Canada is a term used to describe either: English-Canadians, a term for the English-speaking majority population of Canada. ... This article is about the minor party founded by Ross Meurant in 1994. ... The Russian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchate (Russian: ), also known as the Orthodox Christian Church of Russia, is that body of Christians who are united under the Patriarch of Moscow, who in turn is in communion with the other patriarchs and primates of the Eastern Orthodox Church. ... The Romanian Orthodox Church (Biserica Ortodoxă Română in Romanian) is one of the autocephalous Eastern Orthodox churches. ... The Royal Observer Corps (ROC) was, until stood down in 1991, a part of the UK Ministry of Defence. ... Remote operation is the control and operation of a system or equipment from a remote location. ... Local number portability (LNP) is the ability to take an existing telephone number assigned by a local exchange carrier (LEC) or a mobile phone provider, and reassign it to another LEC or other telephony provider. ... In signal detection theory, a receiver operating characteristic (ROC) is a graphical plot of the sensitivity (fraction of true positives - TP) vs. ...


  • Roc Books, a paperback science fiction and fantasy imprint of Penguin Group (USA)
  • Roc (mythology) a mythical giant bird
  • Roc (musician), the Indian American singer-songwriter guitarist
  • Roc (song) is the second single release from Nâdiya's eponymous album.
  • Roc (TV series) an American television sitcom starring Charles S. Dutton which aired 1991 – 1994
  • The Blackburn Roc was a British naval fighter-bomber aircraft of World War II
  • Roc-A-Fella Records, a hip hop record label founded by Damon Dash and Jay-Z
  • Roch fourteenth century Occitan saint is called Roc in Catalan
  • Rochester, New York

Roc Books is a paperback imprint of Penguin Group (USA). ... Penguin Group (USA) is the U.S. division of the international trade book publisher, Penguin Group, a division of Pearson. ... This article is about the Roc, a mythical bird. ... For other uses, see Roc (disambiguation). ... Roc is the second single the French singer Nâdiya released from her upcoming Nâdiya. ... Roc was a Fox network sitcom which ran from 1991 to 1994. ... The Blackburn Roc was a World War II-era Fleet Air Arm fighter aircraft named for the mythical bird. ... Roc-A-Fella Records is one of the largest hip hop/rap record labels in the United States. ... Saint Roch (Latin: Rochus; Italian: Rocco; French: Roch; Spanish and Portuguese: Roque; c. ... Nickname: Motto: Rochester: Made for Living Location of Rochester in New York State Country United States State New York County Monroe Government  - Mayor Robert Duffy (D) Area  - City  37. ...


  • Roč is a historic town in Croatia

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roc - definition of roc in Encyclopedia (403 words)
Roc or Rukh (from Persian رخ; Rukh): a mythical white bird of enormous size and strength such that is reputed to have been able to lift and eat elephants.
The origin of the myth about the roc is unknown, and it is possible that the myth originated from an actual bird, with references to it being known from early as the 8th century from Arab authors.
The roc is hardly different from the Middle-Eastern `anqa (see phoenix); it is also identified with the Persian simurgh, the bird which figures in Firdausi's epic as the foster-father of the hero Zal, father of Rustam.
Republic of China - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (7847 words)
The ROC was founded in 1912 to replace the Qing Dynasty, ending 4,000+ years of imperial rule (various dynasties) in China and becoming the second republic to be created in East Asia (the first being the short-lived Democratic Republic of Taiwan in 1895).
The ROC as representative of China was one of the founding members of the United Nations; however, in 1971, it was replaced in the UN by the PRC.
Most states switched their recognition from the ROC to the PRC in the 1970s; currently, the ROC is officially recognized by 25 states, though it maintains unofficial relations with most major powers.
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