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  • abbr. Air Officer Commanding, a title used to refer to RAF officers holding certain command appointments.


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  • There is another reason for wanting an AOC: the bankable added value of those three letters -- "AOC" -- on the label.

    The Limits of Terroir

  • I'm sure you all know that under the rigidly tight appellation AOC system the French have in place, that wines from a particular appellation or place must be from designated grape varieties, and in the case of Sancerre, wines must be made from either sauvignon blanc or pinot noir grapes.

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  • AOC, which is the in-house brand of TPV Technology, has been present in India for more than four years, following the launch of their computer monitors in September 2005.

  • Edmon, who called the AOC's position "unnecessary second-guessing," was joined by Los Angeles Superior Court Judge David Wesley in voting to transfer the money from the construction fund.


  • The AOC is the administrative arm of the California Judicial Council which is the policy making body for California's courts, the biggest court system in the nation.

    Courthouse News Service

  • "We will argue that the fact we are represented in the men's events does not disentitle the AOC to a continental quota place in the women's bob event," de Jong said. The Buzz

  • Strategic also operate an A330 under their Australian AOC, which is predominately used for transporting Australian troops into the Middle East under contract with the Commonwealth Government.

  • Now known as the AOC or American Opportunity Credit, the Hope Credit applies to undergraduates. --

  • We have examples of countries that can’t raise taxes, the AOC is the prime example.

    What they’ll do to your tax bill

  • Promoting 'AOC's Green IT' positioning of low power consumption, and zero radiation, lead free and mercury free models, all these monitors are EPEAT Gold certified.


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