TLC may refer to:

In entertainment:
* TLC (band), an American R&B/hip hop/pop girl group
* TLC (TV channel) or 'The Learning Channel', a cable TV network in the United States and Canada
* "TLC" (TV series) ('Tender Loving Care'), a British situation comedy airing on BBC2
* Tables, Ladders, and Chairs match, a type of pro wrestling match
* "The Last Continent", a "Discworld" novel by Terry Pratchett

In organizations:
* The Land Conservancy, a not-for-profit, charitable land trust based in British Columbia, Canada
* The Learning Company, an American educational software company
* True and Living Church of Jesus Christ of Saints of the Last Days, an offshoot of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
* Taxi and Limousine Commission, the New York City government agency that regulates taxicabs and for-hire vehicles

In schools:
* Thayer Learning Center, a controversial boot-camp for teens in rural Missouri
* The Learning Center for the Deaf, a school for the deaf and hard of hearing located in Framingham, Massachusetts
* Robbinsdale Middle School, formerly Technology and Learning Center, located in Robbinsdale, Minnesota

In medicine:
* Total lung capacity, in lung volumes

In other uses:
* Lic. Adolfo López Mateos International Airport, in Toluca, Mexico, whose IATA airport code is TLC
* Thin layer chromatography, a chromatography technique used in chemistry to separate chemical compounds
* Traffic Light Controller
* Trades and Labour Council, an Australian term for a labour council
* Tratado de Libre Comercio, the Spanish name for "Free Trade Agreement"

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  • TLC — TLC: TLC (группа)  американская женская хип хоп и ритм н блюзовая группа, образованная в 1990 году. TLC (телеканал)  развлекательный телевизионный канал семейства Discovery, адресованный женской аудитории. The Learning Company … …   Википедия

  • Tlc — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. {{{image}}}   Sigles d une seule lettre   Sigles de deux lettres > Sigles de trois lettres …   Wikipédia en Français

  • TLC — als Abkürzung steht für: TLC (Band) T Boz, Left Eye and Chilli bzw. Tender Loving Care, ein US amerikanisches R B Trio Tender Loving Care ( zärtliche, liebevolle Fürsorge bzw. Streicheleinheiten ), ein psychologisches Betreuungskonzept Tender… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • TLC — [Abk. für gleichbed. engl. thin layer chromatography]: svw. ↑ Dünnschichtchromatographie …   Universal-Lexikon

  • TLC — sigla telecomunicazioni …   Dizionario italiano

  • TLC — [ˌti: el ˈsi:] n [U] informal tender loving care kindness and love that you show someone to make them feel better and happier …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • TLC — [ ,ti el si ] noun uncount INFORMAL tender loving care: sympathy and support that you show to someone, especially when they feel sick, upset, etc …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • tlc — by 1953 as an abbreviation of tender loving care …   Etymology dictionary

  • TLC — (tender loving care) n. warmth and nurturing, loving treatment (Slang) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • TLC — ► ABBREVIATION informal ▪ tender loving care …   English terms dictionary

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