What does RC stand for?

What does RC mean? This page is about the various possible meanings of the acronym, abbreviation, shorthand or slang term: RC.

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Ratchet and Clank video game

Miscellaneous » Gaming

   
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Rate Change

Business » Accounting

   
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Rate Command

Governmental » NASA

   
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Rating and Certification

Computing » Telecom

   
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Raw Command

Governmental » Military

   
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RCA Corporation

Governmental » Suppliers

   
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RDM Corporation

Business » Toronto Stock Exchange

   
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Reaction Center

Governmental » Military

   
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Reaction Co-efficient

Academic & Science » Physics

   
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Reactive Coalecent

Miscellaneous » Unclassified

   
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Reactive Coalescent

Academic & Science » Chemistry

   
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Read and Cover

Governmental » Military

   
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Read Commands

Miscellaneous » Unclassified

   
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Reading Comprehension

Community » Educational

   
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Reading Comprehension

Academic & Science

   
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Real Cool

Internet » Chat

   
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Reality Check

Community » Sports

   
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Really Cheap

Miscellaneous » Unclassified

   
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Really Close

Miscellaneous » Unclassified

   
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Really Complicated

Internet » Chat

   
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Really Cool

Miscellaneous » Unclassified

   
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rear column

Governmental » Military

   
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Rebound and Compression

Medical » Physiology

   
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Receive Clock

Governmental » Military

   
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Recorded Cassette

Miscellaneous » Unclassified

   

What does RC mean?

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rc is the command line interpreter for Version 10 Unix and Plan 9 from Bell Labs operating systems. It resembles the Bourne shell, but its syntax is somewhat simpler. It was created by Tom Duff, who is better known for an unusual C programming language construct called Duff's device. A port of the original rc to Unix is part of Plan 9 from User Space. A rewrite of rc for Unix-like operating systems by Byron Rakitzis is also available but includes some incompatible changes. Rc uses C-like control structures instead of ALGOL-like, as the original Bourne shell uses, except that it uses a construct if not instead of else and has a Bourne-like for loop to iterate over lists. In rc all variables are lists of strings, which eliminates the need for constructs like "$@".

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