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rota

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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Additionally, the rotation program specifies a six year maximum for audit services from one individual audit firm; therefore the rotation schedule is generally set at the time the bid is accepted.
There could be a similar rotation schedule, perhaps twice a week, for other ministers.
Levi Laughlin and Adam Champion are expected to fill in the rotation schedule, while Gavin Gray and Cody Dunbar are closers.
The crisis unit had a rotation schedule for night duty, which her doctors advised her not to do.
The two units share the same AEF rotation schedule and could very well be deployed together again in the future.
Specifically, administrators report a reduction in staff turnover since the rotation schedule has been implemented.
And we have to orchestrate these efforts with the Army Campaign Plan, the rotation schedule, the budget cycle, and the development of major new systems.
With upwards of 60-80 youngsters attending the program, we have divided the larger group into six smaller "teams" based on age and then provided a rotation schedule where the "teams" move to different activity stations every 30-45 minutes.
Abraham Cohen will step down in accordance with the rotation schedule and will be proposed for reappointment for a further four year term.
Any deviation from the rotation schedule would likely be received negatively by all interested parties.
The detachment is usually led by a lieutenant commander, although both the commanding officer and executive officer of HC-2 also take their turn in the rotation schedule by regularly joining Det 2 in Bahrain.