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R.C.

1.
Red Cross.
2.
Reserve Corps.
3.
Roman Catholic.
Also, RC.
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British Dictionary definitions for rc

rc

abbreviation
1.
reinforced concrete

RC

abbreviation
1.
Red Cross
2.
Reserve Corps
3.
Also R.C.. Roman Catholic
4.
China (international car registration)
Word Origin
(sense 4) from R(epublic of) C(hina)
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rc in Technology

1. (run commands) The filename extension common to many Unix configuration files, e.g. .newsrc, .cshrc, .twmrc, elmrc, etc.
The suffix "rc" derives from a script-creation utility in CTSS called "runcom" (for "run commands").
Unix FAQ (http://cis.ohio-state.edu/hypertext/faq/usenet/unix-faq/faq/top.html).
2. A shell from AT&T's Plan 9, by Tom Duff. rc offers much the same capabilities as a traditional Bourne shell, but with a much cleaner syntax.
An open source reimplementation was made by Byron Rakitzis, and is now maintained by Tim Goodwin .
Latest version: 1.6, as of 2000-06-15.
(http://star.le.ac.uk/~tjg/rc).
(2000-06-17)
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Related Abbreviations for rc

RC

  1. red card (soccer)
  2. Red Cross
  3. Roman Catholic
  4. Taiwan (international vehicle ID)

R.C.

rolls of court
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