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What does rc stand for

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What does rc stand for in a unix environment (like /etc/rc, /etc/rc.boot e.g.)
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From the Jargon file:
[UNIX: from the startup script `/etc/rc', but this is commonly believed to have been named after older scripts to `run commands']
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