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ROC

Acronym for receiver operating characteristic, an analytic expression of diagnostic accuracy. See: ROC curve.

ROC

1. Receiver operating characteristic, relative operator characteristic Clinical decision-making A “…global measure of the accuracy of a diagnostic system, independent of the cutoff point used to discriminate 'normal' from 'abnormal'” JR Beck. See ROC analysis, ROC curve.
2. Reduced oxygen concentration.
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Should Roces's forecast come true, inflation will average at 3.1 percent in the first eight months of the year, pulling it down from the 3.4 percent in the first seven months.
Roces filed a motion to reconsider the CA decision.
Regardless of the WHO conclusions, Alvarez-Buylla Roces called on Mexican health authorities to conduct their own studies to determine what, if any, health problems Mexicans would face from the presence of glyphosates in the Mexican diet.
Roces also devotes one chapter to a discussion of one of the most controversial issues for women in the Philippines: abortion.
Political analyst Benito Lim said Roces may become a unifying force for the opposition -- divided last year in the run against Arroyo -- and an ''acceptable voice'' for the middle class.
New review board topper Roces initially said he would push for a law that will make the production of pornographic films a criminal offense, but later reconsidered the statement, inviting representatives of the movie industry to a dialogue in Malacanang, and promising them continued dialogues and tax cuts for quality films.
"However, government spending is likely to accelerate in the second half as the infrastructure spending program gets underway with the release of funds for several projects," Roces said.
Roces said inflation will continue its deceleration trend in July, mainly because base effects from last year's high base will start to kick in.
"It's worth waiting to be confirmed (as a National Artist) by a president who was truly elected by the people," said Roces.
MANILA Actress Rosanna Roces might have been considered just another pretty face if she had left well enough alone.
But the incident that pushed Alfredo 'Ding' Roces to leave the country for a less encumbered life in Australia where he and his family could enjoy freedom concerned the publication and launch of the Filipino Heritage series.
Economist Robert Dan Roces, meanwhile, said their models at Security Bank show the local currency ending the year with somewhere between 52 to 53 to a dollar.