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Definition of the noun nc

What does nc mean as a name of something?


  1. a state in southeastern United States; one of the original 13 colonies


  1. NC a.k.a. North Carolina is a state in the Southeastern United States. The state borders South Carolina and Georgia to the south, Tennessee to the west, Virginia to the north, and the Atlantic Ocean to the east. North Carolina is the 28th most extensive and the 10th most populous of the 50 United States. North Carolina is known as the Tar Heel State and the Old North State.
  2. Nc a.k.a. New Caledonia is a special collectivity of France located in the southwest Pacific Ocean, 1,210 km east of Australia and 16,136 km east of Metropolitan France. The archipelago, part of the Melanesia subregion, includes the main island of Grande Terre, the Loyalty Islands, the Chesterfield Islands, the Belep archipelago, the Isle of Pines, and a few remote islets. The Chesterfield Islands are in the Coral Sea. Locals refer to Grande Terre as "Le Caillou".
    • also known as Territoiredesnouvellecaledonieetdependances, Territoire Des Nouvelle-Calédonie Et Dépendances, Territoire Des Nouvelle-Caledonie Et Dependances, Nouvelle-Calédonie
    • country: France
    • instance of: island = a land mass (smaller than a continent) that is surrounded by water
    • read more about New Caledonia (country)


Who is nc?

NC: Hiroyoshi Kato, or NC, is a sound producer who works for NoisyCroak, hence the acronym "NC" that he uses as alias under which he chooses to be credited as artist for his work.

  • also known as Hiroyoshi Kato; Kato, Hiroyoshi; 加藤浩義
  • profession: Sound producer
  • members:
  • member of musical group NC
  • read more about NC (composer)


  1. Nc a.k.a. NC+ is a Polish digital satellite platform, owned and operated by French media company Canal+.
  2. Nc a.k.a. Cobham Aviation Services Australia, is a scheduled and charter airline with its Headquarters based in Adelaide, Australia.
  3. Nc a.k.a. Northern Air Cargo is an American cargo airline based in Anchorage, Alaska, USA. It operates services within Alaska and to Canada and mainland USA. Its main base is Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport, with a hub at Fairbanks International Airport.
  4. NC is an automobile generation.


  1. Nc a.k.a. Methylamine is the organic compound with a formula of CH₃NH₂. This colorless gas is a derivative of ammonia, but with one H atom replaced by a methyl group. It is the simplest primary amine. It is sold as a solution in methanol, ethanol, THF, and water, or as the anhydrous gas in pressurized metal containers. Industrially, methylamine is transported in its anhydrous form in pressurized railcars and tank trailers. It has a strong odor similar to fish. Methylamine is used as a building block for the synthesis of many other commercially available compounds. Over 1 million tonnes are produced annually.
    • also known as Imizin, Aminomethane, Carbinamine, Metilamine, Mercurialin, MMA, Methanamine, Metyloamina, Monomethylamine
  2. NC: In complexity theory, the class NC is the set of decision problems decidable in polylogarithmic time on a parallel computer with a polynomial number of processors. In other words, a problem is in NC if there exist constants c and k such that it can be solved in time O using O parallel processors. Stephen Cook coined the name "Nick's class" after Nick Pippenger, who had done extensive research on circuits with polylogarithmic depth and polynomial size.
  3. nc: .nc is the Internet country code top-level domain for New Caledonia.
  4. NC a.k.a. Neurogenic claudication is a common symptom of lumbar spinal stenosis, or inflammation of the nerves emanating from the spinal cord. Neurogenic means that the problem originates with a problem at a nerve, and claudication, from the Latin for limp, because the patient feels a painful cramping or weakness in the legs. NC should therefore be distinguished from vascular claudication, which is when the claudication stems from a circulatory problem, not a neural problem.
  5. NC is a platform.

Scrabble value of N1C3

The value of this 2-letter word is 4 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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