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Q1 US English

The seventeenth letter of the alphabet

Q2 US English

Quarter (used to refer to a specified quarter of the fiscal year)

q US English

Electric charge

q in Q1 US English

The seventeenth letter of the alphabet

Q-ship US English

A merchant ship with concealed weapons, used by the British in World War I and World War II in an attempt to destroy submarines

Q fever US English

An infectious fever caused by the bacterium Coxiella burnetii, which may be transmitted to humans from cattle, sheep, and other domesticated animals

q and a US English

A question and answer period or exchange

Q-Celtic US English

Another term for Goidelic.

coenzyme Q US English

Another term for ubiquinone.

John Q. Public US English

A name for a hypothetical representative member of the general public, or the general public personified

Q's in Q1 US English

The seventeenth letter of the alphabet

Q. amara in quassia US English

A South American shrub or small tree related to ailanthus

Q. alba in oak US English

A tree that bears acorns as fruit, and typically has lobed deciduous leaves. Oaks are common in many north temperate forests and are an important source of hard and durable wood used chiefly in construction, furniture, and (formerly) shipbuilding

Q. prinus in chestnut oak US English

A North American oak that has leaves resembling those of the chestnut

Q. quelea in quelea US English

A brownish weaverbird found in Africa, the male of which has either a black face or a red head

Q. montana in chestnut oak US English

A North American oak that has leaves resembling those of the chestnut

Q. velutina in oak US English

A tree that bears acorns as fruit, and typically has lobed deciduous leaves. Oaks are common in many north temperate forests and are an important source of hard and durable wood used chiefly in construction, furniture, and (formerly) shipbuilding

Q. ilicifolia in scrub oak US English

A shrubby dwarf oak that forms thickets

Q. virginiana in oak US English

A tree that bears acorns as fruit, and typically has lobed deciduous leaves. Oaks are common in many north temperate forests and are an important source of hard and durable wood used chiefly in construction, furniture, and (formerly) shipbuilding

Q1 New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

17th letter of the alphabet

Q2 New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

pseudonym of Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch

Q English-Spanish

Q, q feminine

Q Spanish-English

Q, q

q in Q English-Spanish

Q, q feminine

Q in queen New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

cap. in titles (Queen Jane) and often the Queen, but queen of Castile; style is Queen Elizabeth II or Queen Elizabeth the Second, not the II or IIth; chess abbrev. Q

Q in Quiller-Couch New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

, Sir Arthur (Thomas) (1863–1944), English novelist; pseudonym Q

N & Q New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

the journal Notes and Queries

Q-Tip English-Spanish

bastoncillo, hisopo masculine


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