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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.]
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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
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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]
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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.
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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
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rota

noun schedule, list, calendar, timetable, roster the washing-up rota
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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)
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rota

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

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

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

rota

[ˈrəʊtə] ntabella dei turni
on a rota basis → a turno
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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.
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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.
As a gesture of gratitude to the labourers from the Gulf Contracting Company (GCC) a key partner in ROTA's Reach Into Qatar House Renovation Project the ROTA Volunteer Programme recently hosted an iftar in their honour during which attendees were able to enjoy a mutually beneficial cultural exchange.
As a gesture of gratitude to the labourers from the Gulf Contracting Company -- a key partner in Rota's Reach Into Qatar House Renovation Project -- the Rota Volunteer Programme recently hosted an Iftar in their honour during which attendees were able to enjoy a mutually beneficial cultural exchange.
Government of Balochistan, Health Department through its Expanded Program on Immunization has included the Rota Virus Vaccine in the immunization schedule of Routine Immunization.
'EPI include the Rota vaccine in the routine immunization program to prevent and decrease the ration of Neonatal Maternal Ration in the country and specifically in KP,' he said.
They were addressing the Rota vaccine launching ceremony held at local hotel on Tuesday.
The Rota vaccine launching ceremony was held on Tuesday at local hotel while on the occasion Secretary Health Abid Majeed administered children Rota vaccine to properly launch it across the province.
"To prevent this situation occurring in future we have amended the rota in accordance with the findings by adapting shifts to meet the requirement that trainees attend the 'post take' ward round.
"The ROTA Adult English Literacy Program is a way of supporting workers to enhance their ability to achieve personal goals and improve life opportunities.
All proceeds from the Rota Fundraising Iftar will be invested to construct and maintain 10 non-formal education projects in Bangladesh, QNA said.