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Ro·ta

 (rō′tə, -tä)
An island of the western Pacific Ocean in the southern Mariana Islands north of Guam. The Japanese used it as a base for their attack on Guam, December 8-11, 1941. Rota remained in Japanese hands until the end of the war.

Ro′ta·nese′ (-nēz′, -nēs′) adj. & n.

ro·ta

 (rō′tə)
n.
1. Chiefly British A roll call or roster of names.
2. Chiefly British A round or rotation of duties.
3. Rota Roman Catholic Church A tribunal of prelates that serves as an ecclesiastical court.

[Latin, wheel; see ret- in Indo-European roots.]

Rota

(ˈrəʊtə)
n
(Roman Catholic Church) RC Church the supreme ecclesiastical tribunal for judging cases brought before the Holy See

Rota

(ˈrəʊtə)
n
(Roman Catholic Church) RC Church the supreme ecclesiastical tribunal for judging cases brought before the Holy See

ro•ta

(ˈroʊ tə)

n., pl. -tas.
1. a roster.
2. Chiefly Brit. a round or rotation of duties; a period of work or duty taken in rotation with others.
3. (cap.) Official name, Sacred Roman Rota. an ecclesiastical tribunal in Rome, constituting the court of final appeal.
[1650–60; < Latin: wheel]

Rota

 a rotation of persons undertaking some duty or form of work; a list of such persons.
Examples: rota of qualified jurors, 1878; of people.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Rota - (Roman Catholic Church) the supreme ecclesiastical tribunal for cases appealed to the Holy See from diocesan courts
Church of Rome, Roman Catholic Church, Roman Church, Western Church, Roman Catholic - the Christian Church based in the Vatican and presided over by a pope and an episcopal hierarchy
court, judicature, tribunal - an assembly (including one or more judges) to conduct judicial business
2.rota - a roster of names showing the order in which people should perform certain duties
roster, roll - a list of names; "his name was struck off the rolls"
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom

rota

noun schedule, list, calendar, timetable, roster the washing-up rota
Translations
قائِمَة أسْماء
rozpis služeb
turnusliste
szolgálati beosztás jegyzéke
verkefnalisti
grafiks
rozpis služieb
görev listesinöbet cetveli

rota

[ˈrəʊtə] N (esp Brit) → lista f (de tareas)

rota

[ˈrəʊtə] ntableau m de service
on a rota basis → par roulement

rota

n
(Brit) → Dienstplan m
(Eccl) RotaRota f

Rota

[ˈrəʊtə] n (Rel) the Rotail Tribunale della Sacra Rota

rota

[ˈrəʊtə] ntabella dei turni
on a rota basis → a turno

rota

(ˈrəutə) noun
a list showing duties that are to be done in turn, and the names of the people who are to do them.
References in classic literature ?
The public is informed that on Wednesday, February 23d, being the first day of the Carnival, executions will take place in the Piazza del Popolo, by order of the Tribunal of the Rota, of two persons, named Andrea Rondola, and Peppino, otherwise called Rocca Priori; the former found guilty of the murder of a venerable and exemplary priest, named Don Cesare Torlini, canon of the church of St.
East's and Tadpole's," answered the senior fag, who kept the rota.
Rota, a member of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development, continued its international participation in supporting global youth needs by attending the second edition of the Social Innovation and Global Ethics Forum 201 in Geneva in October to discuss the strategies to empower young people by addressing their specific needs and enhancing their active participation.
Health bosses have previously said the rota gaps have left services on the "verge of collapse" at the Denbighshire hospital.
Speaking at the event, ROTA Volunteer Program Manager George Tavola said that following the comprehensive renovation of the Bangladesh M H M School last year, the organisation would focus on a small educational institution established by Pakistan Welfare Forum in Qatar during this Ramadan.
Moreover, this underlines His Highness's interest in what Reach Out To Asia has been doing to support the historic role of Qatar in its unique geographical location, as well as what ROTA is doing in support of volunteer work.
On behalf of the people of Qatar, Rota is honoured to award HRH Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal, in recognition of his great and fruitful efforts and dedication.
ROTA is committed to providing high quality and relevant primary and secondary education, encouraging relationships among communities, creating safe learning environments and restoring education in crisis affected areas across Asia and around the world.
The monitoring of the doctors working on a surgical rota at Arrowe Park hospital in Wirral showed trainees who worked between August 2013 and May 2014 were unable to finish shifts on time or take natural breaks.
Furthermore, ROTA is to work alongside Qatar Foundation's facilities management directorate who will provide maintenance support to each renovation.
of Calabria, Italy) collaborated with Rota (1932-99) when they were at MIT, edited his philosophical anthologies, and co-edited the proceedings of an international conference dedicated to him.
A Buckingham Palace spokeswoman said: "The proposal for them to join the rota came from Sky News and we are delighted they are joining the Christmas broadcast rota.