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A primarily UK term for a rotating schedule of similar work performed by a group of individuals in the same field of work or profession—e.g., junior doctors covering a particular service, or consultants working in the same department.

Rotas generally apportion the work equally and rotate night calls—e.g., 1:6 (one night on, 5 nights off)—for services requiring 24/7 coverage.
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More than 22 per cent of members said they were unaware of any process that might allow them to request changes to the roster after it is published.
Since November of 2011, Race Roster has helped over 1500 organizations grow their events, while saving them a significant amount of time and money.
31 deadline for teams to trim their rosters to 53 players.
On the new rosters people are in work more, they have less time with their families."
Addressing the launching ceremony of NHN Surge Emergency Response Team (SERT) National Roster, he praised the humanitarian organizations for their contributions in disasters, saying that all the organizations have done excellent job by providing assistance to the people facing hardships due to disasters.
At a recent staff meeting, the manager said that a change to rosters could be on the cards.
Driver, a retired Marine lieutenant colonel and author of books on Virginia and Maryland Confederate soldiers, offers a roster of all known Confederate soldiers, sailors, and marines from Rockbridge County, Virginia, including soldiers who were natives of Rockbridge County, lived in the county for extended periods before or after the Civil War, or who joined companies formed in the county.
The Roster is organized alphabetically by the company adding the new director(s).
From April 1958 to May 1964, I was roster clerk at Stafford Road and must have written Pete's name on the rosters many times, although with over 200 drivers and 120 firemen to roster, it's difficult now to recall many names of the young firemen.
* When obtaining information for a social roster, ensure military family members and other non -military personnel, including minors, know the collection of their information is voluntary.
FOXBORO - Consider for a moment the obstacles that the New England Patriots' James Develin must overcome to make the 53-man roster this September.
A roster is basically a table (see Figure 1) whose rows correspond to work cycles; there are as many rows in the roster as employees in the team.