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Definition of ALCS

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  1. [baseball] The American League Championship Series, a best of seven game series played to determine the champion of the American League.
  2. Altria Corporate Services, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Altria Group.


  1. ALCS a.k.a. The American League Championship Series is a best-of-seven series played in October in the Major League Baseball postseason that determines the winner of the American League pennant. The winner of the series advances to play the winner of the National League Championship Series in the World Series, Major League Baseball's championship series.
  2. ALCS a.k.a. Authors' Licensing and Collecting Society: The Authors' Licensing and Collecting Society is a British organisation that works to ensure that writers are fairly compensated for any of their works that are copied, broadcast or recorded. It has operated in the United Kingdom since 1977. From that year to 2008, the ALCS distributed over £182 million to authors, and at the end of 2008 had in excess of 66,000 members.

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Google previewSocial Work Supervision (1979)

by Carlton E. Munson

The ALCS is a nonsectarian agency.

Google previewDigital Human Modeling. Applications in Health, Safety, Ergonomics, and Risk Management: Health and Safety (2017)

8th International Conference, DHM 2017, Held as Part of HCI International 2017, Vancouver, BC, Canada, July 9-14, 2017, Proceedings by Vincent G. Duffy

The ALCS is a 24-item questionnaire developed by modifying the general locus of control scale to fit job hazards and risk at work [26]. Each item includes two statements representing situations of internal and external locus of control, subjects ...

Google previewAdvances in Learning Classifier Systems (2002)

4th International Workshop, IWLCS 2001, San Francisco, CA, USA, July 7-8, 2001. Revised Papers by Pier L. Lanzi, Wolfgang Stolzmann, Stewart W. Wilson

Introduction Recently, anticipatory learning classifier systems (ALCS) (Butz, 2001) have gained an increasing interest in the learning classifier system (LCS) community (Lanzi, Stolzmann, and Wilson, 2001). An ALCS is an evolutionary ...

Google previewHow To Be A Writer (2011)

The definitive guide to getting published and making a living from writing by Sally O'Reilly

The ALCS is a membership organisation, open to all kindsofwriter, and pays out what is known as 'secondary income' to authors, not only for fulllengthnovels and broadcast plays or scripts,butalsofor chapters andarticles. Secondary income ...

Google previewSports in America from Colonial Times to the Twenty-First Century: An Encyclopedia (2015)

An Encyclopedia by Steven A. Riess

lost the ALCS to Oakland in five games. In 1990, Dave Stieb pitched the team«s only no-hitter, beating the Indians 3¥0 at Cleveland«s Municipal Stadium. After the season, the Blue Jays traded shortstop Tony Fernández and first baseman ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Baseball (2012)

by Lyle Spatz

• AMERICAN LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIPSERIES (ALCS) In 1969, both leagues expanded from 10 teams to 12. The new teams in the AL were the Kansas City Royals and Seattle Pilots, but the Pilots were a failure and moved to Milwaukee ...

Google previewThe Yankee Encyclopedia (2003)

by Mark Gallagher

Now it was off to Seattle's Safeco Field, where the Yankees had played so well in the 2000 ALCS. No change from that again as the Yankees took the first two games ...

Google previewAbbreviations Dictionary, Tenth Edition (2001)

by Dean A. Stahl, Karen Landen

alcs (ALCS) airborne launch control system ALCS American League Championship Series; Authors' Lending ...

Google previewDyslectic Support Dictionary (2015)

in picture and word by Evelyn G Lohmann

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Google previewInternational Encyclopedia of Adolescence (2006)

by Jeffrey Jensen Arnett

While AIDS was largely denied as a problem in Morocco for years, the group Association pour la Lutte Contra Sida (ALCS) now gives young men at risk information on HIV prevention and testing. This group has a Web site on which they report ...

Google previewThe Dickson Baseball Dictionary (Third Edition) (2011)

by Paul Dickson

ALCS Abbrev. for American League Championship Series. ALDS Abbrev. for American League Division Series. Alibi Ike A player who has an excuse for every fault and mistake. 1st use. 1915 (Ring W. Lardner, short story “Alibi Ike,” Saturday ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge on an Original Plan Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings Edited by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose (1845)

Miscellaneous and lexicographical, vol. 1

ALcs, in Zoology, a species of the cervus, or stag, commonly called the elk. _ ALCEA, in Botany, the hollyhock; class Monadelphia, and order Polyandria. ALCEDO, in Ornithology, the king-fisher; a genus of birds, in the Linnaean order of PlCtE, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Terms, Phrases,and Quotations (1895)

by Henry Percy Smith

Shakspeare : AlCs Well that Ends Well. It is of eloquence as of a flame ; it requires matter to feed it, motion to excite it, and it brightens as it burns. Tacitus. Emigration.

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