Round 9 garden gnome: SWC meanings: 1. Santiago Women's College 2. Second Wives Coalition 3. Sonic Weaponry Creators 4. Southern White Cockatiels 5. State Water Commission 6. State Wilderness Campground 7. Status of Women Canada 8. Strategic Warfare Center 9. Swiss Watchmakers Council Those ineligible to guess: Hammurabi (no definition). NYCitygurl (no definition). This guessing round closes, at the latest, in just over one days time at approximately 12 a.m. boardtime. Which gives approximately 40 hours from this post. If all - and only if all - guesses are received before that time, the round will end and we will get on with it. Remember to please post both the number and meaning when you post your guess. Talk and discussion about the definitions is by all means welcome. Your guess will only be counted once you have clearly posted a number and the meaning.