This page gives an overview of all articles in the 1911 Brittanica which are alphabetized under Roc to Roo.
roc oil is an Australian Stock Exchange (ASX) Listed Oil and Gas Company.
roc soc and am a member of trent snowsports.
Schulze has counted as many as I roc) in the lip of Pelobates fuscus.
Aepyornis maxima, which laid enormous eggs, and not unnaturally recalls the mythical " roc " that figures so largely in Arabian tales.
At this time the state had been brought to the brink of ruin by the growth of avarice and luxury; there was a glaring inequality in the distribution of land and wealth, and the number of full citizens had sunk to 700, of whom about roc practically monopolized the land.
Aurillac stands on the right bank of the Jordanne, and is dominated from the north-west by the Roc Castanet, crowned by the castle of St Etienne, the keep of which dates from the 11th century.
ft., or roc) tons to an acre.
roch, roc and the A.S.
Rognosa di Sestrieres Panestrel Roche du Grand Galibier Peou Roc Pic du Pelvat.
12,428 Roc du Mulinet (C) .
ROC, or more correctly RUxx, a fabulous bird of enormous size which carries off elephants to feed its young.
Such a feather was brought to the Great Khan, and we read also of a gigantic stump of a roc's quill being prayer and simple contact.
heissen, to give orders: the hazel-wand was the sceptre of authority of the shepherd chieftain (roc u j e Xaiuv) of olden times, see Grimm, Gesch.
For a collection of legends about the roc, see Lane's Arabian Nights, chap. xx.
simurgh), a stupendous bird like the roc (rukh) of Marco Polo and the Arabian Nights, also borrows some features of the phoenix.
Thus, I personally would like to take this opportunity to welcome this concurrent accession of the ROC and the PRC.
How it Began Discovery of the ROC post structure was almost accidental.
The following are the ROC government¡¦s position on the 2005 Lunar New Year cross-strait charter flights.
Two years ago, the ROC initiated a pilot program to allow conscientious objectors to fulfill their military service obligation in the diplomatic corps.
In 1972, the ROC established a consulate in Colon and on June 19, 1989, this was upgraded to a consulate general.
In February 2002, the ROC will hold an election for rural and township chiefs and county and city councilors.
Political prisoners are a thing of the past and ROC citizens can openly criticize their government.
The money from the sale of the ROC's is used to recoup the capital outlay by Wind Direct.
roc graphs: Notes and practical considerations for data mining researchers.
roc plots were produced for studies with at least 10 years ' clinical follow-up and the area under the curves was compared.
roc analysis was performed to assess the ability of the cortical width measurements to detect low systemic bone mineral density.
roc area = 0.85) and that of the expert viewers (max.
teleprinter network linking all the ROC Group Headquarters.
teleprinter interfaces with one linking to ROC Group Headquarters at Turnhouse.
The ROC can have interrupts to the readout transputer enabled or disabled.
Its area was about roc) sq.
The legend of the roc, familiar to every one from the Arabian Nights, was widely spread in the East; and in later times the home of the monster was sought in the direction of Madagascar, whence gigantic fronds of the Raphia palm very like a quill in form appear to have been brought under the name of roc's feathers (see Yule's Marco Polo, bk.
The roc is hardly different from the Arabian `anka (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.
Roc Oil is an Australian Stock Exchange (ASX) Listed Oil and Gas Company.
I like alternative music and playing guitar and was a memeber of the roc soc and am a member of trent snowsports.
ROC graphs: Notes and practical considerations for data mining researchers.
Individual study ROC plots were produced for studies with at least 10 years ' clinical follow-up and the area under the curves was compared.
ROC analysis was performed to assess the ability of the cortical width measurements to detect low systemic bone mineral density.
ROC area = 0.85) and that of the expert viewers (max.
Civil Defense and Military Networks The UKWMO had its own teleprinter network linking all the ROC Group Headquarters.
There is also a rack of teleprinter interfaces with one linking to ROC Group Headquarters at Turnhouse.
RoC Retinol Correxion Deep Wrinkle Daily Moisturizer: Build a skin care system that really works!
In addition to this daily moisturizer, RoC also offers a "deep" night cream and night serum.
Many "deep" products, such as RoC, can be readily purchased at drugstores and mass merchandise stores, such as Target.
In deep water the closing mechanism is usually actuated by a screw propeller which begins to work when the line is being hauled in and can be set so as to close the waterbottle in a very few fathoms. A small but heavy water-bottle has been devised by Martin Knudsen, provided with a pressure gauge or bathometer, by which samples may be collected from any moderate depth down to about roc fathoms, on board a vessel going at full speed.
The amount of nourishment required for this rearing is as follows: hatching to first moult, about 9 lb of leaves of tender growth, equal to 40 to 45 lb ripe leaves; first to second moult, 24 lb, representing roc) lb ripe leaves; second to third moult, 80 lb, representing 240 lb ripe leaves; third to fourth moult, 236 lb, representing 472 lb ripe leaves; fourth moult to mounting, 1430 lb, representing 1540 lb ripe leaves, totalling to about one ton of ripe leaves for a complete rearing.
The chief garments were the coat (roc), the trousers (brec), and the cloak, for which there seem to have been a number of names (lofa, hacele, sciccing, pad, hwitel).
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