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ARCAmerican Red Cross
ARCAddress Resolution Client (part of ARP)
ARCAIDS Related Complex
ARCArchive (File Name Extension)
ARCAmateur Radio Club
ARCAmes Research Center
ARCAppalachian Regional Commission
ARCAcademic Resource Center
ARCAmerican River College (Sacramento, CA, USA)
ARCApplied Research Center (various organizations)
ARCArchitectural Review Committee
ARCAmerican Refugee Committee
ARCAnnual Report Card
ARCAnnual Report to Congress
ARCAgence du Revenu du Canada (Canada Revenue Agency)
ARCAnnual Required Contribution
ARCAccess to the Region's Core
ARCAttack Retrieve Capture (game)
ArcArcadian (linguistics)
ARCAustralian Rally Championship
ARCAnti-Reflective Coating
ARCArcuate Nucleus
ARCAeronautical Research Council (UK)
ARCArchival Research Catalog (online catalog of National Archives and Records Administration)
ARCAccounts Receivable Conversion (banking; aka check conversion)
ARCAssociation pour la Recherche sur le Cancer
ARCAccounts Receivable Check
ARCArmored Cavalry Regiment
ARCAttached Resource Computer
ARCAction for the Rights of Children (Switzerland)
ARCAffinity Reality Communication (basic elements of understanding; Scientology)
ARCArchitecture Review Committee
ARCAmtrak Reform Council
ARCAngle Range Compensation (Bushnell range finders)
ARCArctic Research Commission
ARCAdvanced Recon Commando (Star Wars)
ARCAirworthiness Review Certificate (aircraft inspection)
ARCAgglomération de la Région de Compiègne (French: Metropolitan Region Compiègne; Compiègne, France)
ARCAviation Research Centre (India)
ARCAmerican Retirement Corporation
ARCArmy Reserve Command
ARCAnnual Report on Carcinogens
ARCCaribbean Revolutionary Alliance (Martinique)
ARCAccelerating Rate Calorimetry
ARCAttorneys for the Rights of the Child
ARCAboriginal Rights Coalition (Australia)
ARCAppraisal Requirements for CMMI (Capability Maturity Model Integration)
ARCAdvocacy for Respect for Cyclists (Toronto ON, Canada)
ARCAlternative Resources Corporation
ARCAlliance to Rescue Civilization (human survival group)
ARCArchitectural Resources Cambridge, Inc (Cambrige, Massachusetts)
ARCActivator-Recruited Cofactor
ARCAcquisition and Restoration Council (Florida)
ARCAmerica Reads Challenge
ARCAmerican Radiolabeled Chemicals, Inc.
ARCAgricultural Resources Center (Raleigh, NC)
ARCAnomalous Retinal Correspondence
ARCArc-Second Raster Chart
ARCAntiVirus Research Center (Symantec)
ARCAdvanced Resuscitation Certificate (Australia)
ARCAssociation of Recruitment Consultancies (UK)
ARCArchaeology Research Center (University of Southern California)
ARCAllison Road Classroom (Rutgers University building; New Jersey)
ARCAmerican Research Corporation (Monterey Park, CA)
ARCArmy Reuse Center
ARCAncient Rosae Crucis
ARCAlarm Reporting Control
ARCAnthony Robbins Companies
ARCAmerican Releasing Corporation (est. 1954)
ARCAssessment Requirements for CMMI (Capability Maturity Model Integration)
ARCAbnormal Retinal Correspondence (ophthalmology)
ARCArchitectural Research Center (various locations)
ARCAppliance Research Consortium
ARCArabian Racing Cup
ARCAlternative Recycling (Tax) Credit
ARCAdmission and Release Committee
ARCAccounting Requirements Code
ARCAnti Reflecting Coating
ARCAfrica Reconciliation Committee
ARCAquatic & Recreation Center
ARCAugmented Reality for Construction
ARCAudio Response Controller
ARCAcoustic Research Center
ARCAgency Ranking Committee
ARCAsociaciòn de Remo del Cantábrico (Spanish: Cantabrian Sea Boat Racing Association)
ARCAtomic Radio Clock
ARCAdvanced Recovery Control (aviation system; US DoD)
ARCAlbany Rowing Center
ARCAide au Recrutement des Cadres (French: Recruitment Assistance Frameworks)
ARCAccueil, Rencontre, Communaute (UK)
ARCAdolescent Recovery Center
ARCArmada República de Colombia (Colombian Navy)
ARCArea de Consultoria (consulting services)
ARCArmy Recruiter Course (US Army; Fort Jackson, SC)
ARCActive Range Clearance
ARCAcademic Resource Coordinator
ARCAverage Response Computer
ARCAverage Runlength-Constrained
ARCAutomatic Range Control
ARCAdmissions and Registration Council
ARCAdditional Resource Charges
ARCArmature Reaction and Commutation
ARCAllocation Review Committee (New York Stock Exchange)
ARCAndromeda Research Corporation (Gaming, Uplink from Introversion Software)
ARCAugmentation Research Centre (Stanford Research Institute; California)
ARCAfghan Relief Committee (NGO)
ARCApplied Rheology Center
ARCActions de Recherche Concertée (French: Collaborative Research Activities; Belgium)
ARCArea Reprogramming Capability
ARCActivity Relationship Chart
ARCArchitecture Restoration Conservation (New York, NY)
ARCArchitectural Research Consultants, Incorporated
ARCAggregation of Red Cells
ARCAlpine Rescue Center
ARCAdministration Radio Conference
ARCAutomatic Relay Calculator
ARCAthénée Robert Catteau (Brussels, Belgium)
ARCAuto Rétro Club (French: Vintage Car Club)
ARCAgencia Radiofónica de Comunicación (Spanish: Radio Communications Agency)
ARCAutomatic Reaction Control
ARCAutomatic Radio Control
ARCAuto-Refrigerating Cascade (cryogenics)
ARCAtmospheric Reduced Crude
ARCAviation Refueling Capability
ARCAutomatic Rent Collection
ARCArray Compensated Resistivity (oil and gas well logging)
ARCAdvanced Rotor Concepts
ARCAmphibious Reconnaissance Course
ARCAttack Response Controller
ARCAutomated Routing and Completion
ARCAdaptive Reception Control
ARCAutomatic Call Distribution Remote Capture (JC Penney)
ARCAlternatively Refined Carrageenan
ARCActive Recreation for Children (UK)
ARCAutomatic Restart Circuit
ARCAuto Rétro Cotentin (French: Retro Auto Cotentin; automobile club)
ARCAboriginal Resource Consultants (Perth, NB, Canada)
ARCAnalytical Research Collective
ARCAcronym Review Committee (fictitious)
ARCArchive of Renal Cancer
ARCActivity Readiness Code
ARCAtlanta Recumbent Cyclists
ARCAnti Ragging Committee
ARCAmbiguity Resolution Code
ARCArea Coordination Review
ARCAziende Riunite Caffè
ARCAcquisition Review Committee/Council
ARCAdapter Return Code
ARCAdvanced Resource Corporation
ARCAmplitude and Rise Time Compensation
ARCAlarm Response Card
ARCArticulated Robot Controller (software)
ARCATSR Reprocessing for Climate (ATSR = Along-Track Scanning Radiometer; climatology)
ARCAngelic Ransom Covenant
ARCAvaliable Resource-driven Control-flow
ARCAustralasian Registrars Committee (museums)
ARCAlianza Para el Resurgimiento del Camerún (Spanish)
ARCAcorn Resource Centre (UK)
ARCAsset Reporting Code
ARCAssign Remote Connection
ARCAssistant Regional Commissioner/Counsel
ARCAuto Rating Consideration
ARCAuto Reseting Counter
ARCAmber Rum & Coke
ARCAutomatic Return Code
ARCArchitecture-Recherche-Communication (French: Architecture-Research-Communication)
ARCAssociate Response Center
ARCAuto Rétro Cevennes (French: Retro Auto Cevennes; automobile club)
ARCAutomatic Reflux Control
ARCAustin Roasting Company
ARCAuthorized Restriction Code
ARCAutomated Radio Communication
ARCAlcoholism and Related Conditions
ARCAgricultural Research Centre
ARCAdvance Release Calendar
ARCActivity and Recreation Center (various locations)
ARCAlliance of Religions and Conservation
ARCAlliance for Rail Competition
ARCAustrian Research Centers GmbH (Seibersdorf, Austria)
ARCAlien Registration Card (aka Green Card)
ARCAgrarian Reform Community (Department of Agrarian Reform; Philippines)
ARCActive Response Corps
ARCAnomaly Research Centre (est. 2006)
ARCAsylum Seeking and Refugee Children (UK)
ARCArthritis Research Centre of Canada (Vancouver, Canada)
ARCAthletic Recreation Center (fitness facility; University of the Sciences; Philadelphia, PA)
ARCArt Renewal Center
ARCActivities and Recreation Center (various locations)
ARCAdaptive Rate Control
ARCAdult Rehabilitation Center
ARCArts at Rollins College (Winter Park, FL)
ARCActive Retaliation Corps (gaming clan)
ARCAgricultural Research Center (Egypt)
ARCAging Research Center
ARCAutomation and Remote Control (journal)
ARCAgricultural Research Corporation
ARCAlberta Research Council (Alberta, Canada)
ARCAccident Repair Centre (various locations)
ARCAgricultural Research Council (Pretoria, South Africa)
ARCAlbany Research Center
ARCAdvanced Ruling Certificate
ARCAustralian Resuscitation Council (Melbourne, Australia)
ARCAustralian Research Council
ARCAuckland Regional Council (New Zealand)
ARCAtlantic Research Corporation
ARCAutomatic Remote Configuration
ARCAssociation for Retarded Citizens (now renamed The Arc)
ARCAstrophysical Research Consortium
ARCAging Research Centre
ARCAgriculture Research Center
ARCAdvanced RISC Computing
ARCAerospace Research Center
ARCAirborne Radio Communication
ARCAirlines Reporting Corporation
ARCAlcohol Rehabilitation Center
ARCAddiction Research Center
ARCAdvanced Reading Copy
ARCAdvanced Research Center
ARCAutomatic Remote Control
ARCCable Repair Ship
ARCAdministrative Resource Center
ARCAtlanta Regional Commission
ARCAngular Recording Corporation (est. 2003; UK)
ARCAct Against Restraints of Competition
ARCAutonomous Republic of Crimea (Ukraine)
ARCAuction Rate Certificate
ARCAustralian Red Cross
ARCAssociation of Retarded Citizens (of High Point)
ARCAcademy of Richmond County (Augusta, GA)
ARCAnti-Racism Campaign (various locations)
ARCAir Reserve Components (US DoD)
ARCAssociation for Retarded Children
ARCAdaptive Replacement Cache
ARCAssociation Resource Center (various organizations)
ARCAlliance of Reformed Churches
ARCAirline Reporting Corporation
ARCArts Research Center (Berkeley, CA)
ARCArthritis Research Campaign
ARCArmy Reconnaissance Course (US Army)
ARCAvery Research Center (Pasadena, California)
ARCAffiliate Resource Center (various organizations)
ARCAfrican Research Centre
ARCAutomotive Research Center
ARCAIDS Resource Center
References in classic literature ?
The fish arc runnin' smaller an' smaller, an' you've took baout as logy a halibut's we're apt to find this trip.
The beautiful idea has no relation to size, and may be as perfectly developed in a space too minute for any but microscopic investigation as within the ample verge that is measured by the arc of the rainbow.
The proprietor lies asleep on a sofa - the weather is cool - the time is near midnight: arc will make a sketch of the room during his slumber.
The line of cliffs, which had decreased considerably in height, had already begun to trend from west to north, and if we could take this as representing the arc of a circle, the whole circumference could not be very great.
There had been floods and the river still stood very high, with dwarfish trees waist deep in it, and rather a narrow arc of white dawn gleamed under the curve of the bridge.
We inquired what it was all about and learned that the Emperor of the French and the Sultan of Turkey were about to review twenty-five thousand troops at the Arc de l'Etoile.
We have such exorbitant eyes that on seeing the smallest arc we complete the curve, and when the curtain is lifted from the diagram which it seemed to veil, we are vexed to find that no more was drawn than just that fragment of an arc which we first beheld.
From one lofty branch the agile creature swung with Clayton through a dizzy arc to a neighboring tree; then for a hundred yards maybe the sure feet threaded a maze of interwoven limbs, balancing like a tightrope walker high above the black depths of verdure beneath.
well, because everyone is going: and besides- I am not Joan of Arc or an Amazon.
We may stop here, and die of asphyxiation when our atmosphere tanks are empty," replied Perry, "or we may continue on with the slight hope that we may later sufficiently deflect the prospector from the vertical to carry us along the arc of a great circle which must eventually return us to the surface.
Our momentum had carried us a little beyond the enemy craft, but we were turning now on the arc of a circle that would bring us alongside her.
There was a flash of the great sword as the outlaw swung it to the full of his mighty strength through an arc that passed above the shoulders of Peter of Colfax, and the grinning head rolled upon the floor, while the loathsome carcass, that had been a baron of England, sunk in a disheveled heap among the rushes of the great hall of the castle of Leybourn.