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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
chiefly Brit a register of names showing the order in which people take their turn to perform certain duties
[C17: from Latin: a wheel]

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.