HOC


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AcronymDefinition
HOCHouse of Commons
HOCHouse of Correction (various locations)
HOCHome Ownership Center
HOCHellenic Olympic Committee
HOCHead of Chancery
HOCHigh Oil Corn (livestock)
HOCHumanitarian Operations Center
HOCHeroes of Cybertron (Transformers, gaming)
HOCHands-On Component
HOCHeap of Crap
HOCHome of Champions (monument; British Columbia, Canada)
HOCHalogenated Organic Compound
HOCHistory Of Coverage
HOCHighest Outgoing Channel
HoCHomepage of Chemometrics
HOCHazardous Organic Constituents
HOCHydrophobic Organic Chemical
HOChuman intelligence operations cell (US DoD)
HOCHalogenated Organic Carbon
HOCHeadquarters Operations Company (Army specific)
HoCHand of Conviction (gaming, EverQuest)
HOCHigher Order Concern (writing)
HOCHerndon Optimist Club (Herndon, VA)
HOCHead Of Component
HOCHalf Operational Capability
HOCHouse of Clairice
HOCHybrid Operational Control
HOCHurricane Operations Center
HOCHands of Christ
HOCHospital Outpatient Clinic
HOCHeart of Camden (New Jersey)
HOCHoly Orthodox Church
HOCHome Owners Club (contractor resource)
HOCHouse of Councilors (Japan)
HOCHumanists of Colorado (Denver, CO)
References in classic literature ?
It makes all the difference whether any given event is a case of propter hoc or post hoc.
Of this state hear what Cicero saith: Quam volumus licet, patres conscripti, nos amemus, tamen nec numero Hispanos, nec robore Gallos, nec calliditate Poenos, nec artibus Graecos, nec denique hoc ipso hujus gentis et terrae domestico nativoque sensu Italos ipsos et Latinos; sed pietate, ac religione, atque hac una sapientia, quod deorum immortalium numine omnia regi gubernarique perspeximus, omnes gentes nationesque superavimus.
Mr Burd points out that this passage is imitated directly from Cicero's "De Officiis": "Nam cum sint duo genera decertandi, unum per disceptationem, alterum per vim; cumque illud proprium sit hominis, hoc beluarum; confugiendum est ad posterius, si uti non licet superiore.
THE ACADEMICIANS OF ARGAMASILLA, A VILLAGE OF LA MANCHA, ON THE LIFE AND DEATH OF DON QUIXOTE OF LA MANCHA, HOC SCRIPSERUNT MONICONGO, ACADEMICIAN OF ARGAMASILLA,
Surgebat Macnevisius Et mox jactabat ultro, Pugnabo tua gratia Feroci hoc Mactwoltro.
The procedure of the ICJ allows a party to nominate a judge ad hoc in circumstances where there is no judge of the court that has that party's nationality.
BI is going ahead with the women's Nationals in Bongaigaon, Assam, from Tuesday, despite being categorically told by the ad hoc committee not to do so.
The HOC environment offers global Hercules community an opportunity to share insights and perspectives on pertinent C-130 topics as they apply to legacy Hercules aircraft, current production model C-130J Super Hercules and the L-100/LM-100J commercial freighter variants.
Bowing to the pressure of protesting ad hoc nurses due to their continuous strikes, the Punjab government on Sunday announced to give three-year contract letters to the ad hoc nurses with the commitment to regularise them after three years.
HOC is an independent organisation, committed to drawing together the worlds of standardisation, certification and accreditation to benefit the business community.
A estas categorias se les asocian conceptos ad hoc que, como las primeras, se construyen sobre la marcha.
Africa: Selected documents on political, security, humanitarian and economic issues, M Hough and A du Plessis (eds), ISBN 1-86854-141-X, 229 pages, Ad Hoc No 33, November 1996.