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question

 [kwes´chun]
an utterance about something unknown, seeking knowledge or other response.
research question an interrogative phrase focused on what is to be described by a given research project and what relationships may be established.
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Jackpot: None Comment: A warm welcome guaranteed from Jim, the landlord, and question-master, though the quiz was bought in, and although it is of a better standard than some was not above fault.
A STUDENT who hit the headlines following a verbal joust with University Challenge question-master Jeremy Paxman was celebrating yesterday after leading his team to victory in the TV quiz.
Local estate agent Roy Hawkins acted as question-master and entry fees from a roomful of teams made pounds 700, with the money made up by a generous gift of pounds 300 from competitor Andy Day, of Today's Kitchens and Bathrooms, in Arbury Road.