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What does UAOC stand for?

UAOC stands for Ukrainian Autocephalous Orthodox Church

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The Ukrainian Autocephalous Orthodox Church (UAOC) was the smallest of the three Orthodox churches in the country; it was founded in 1919 in Kiev.
Representatives of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church-Kyivan Patriarchate, the Ukrainian Autocephalous Orthodox Church, the Georgian Orthodox Church, Protestant denominations and religious organizations, and representatives of the government came as guests to the celebration.
In Summer 1992 the Ukrainian Orthodox Church united with the much smaller Ukrainian Autocephalous Orthodox Church (UAOC), a body that had been kept alive in the Ukrainian diaspora which had returned to Ukraine in the late 1980s.
The independent Orthodox Church/Kyiv Patriarchate (3,000 parishes) and the Ukrainian Autocephalous Orthodox Church (1,000 parishes) have signed an agreement to seek unity among themselves.