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quota

(kwōt′ă) [L. quota (pars), how large (a part)?]
A numerical threshold, target, or limit.

quota

the portion of a whole that belongs to one person. In agriculture it usually refers to a share of a market, e.g. Australia's quota of the USA's beef market.

quota sampling
see quota sampling.
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When you write a quote, the information appears on the software's Sales screen giving you an idea of your sales pipeline and work in progress as well as completed invoices.
The quote appeared in an article by Jacques Godbout in The Toronto Star, December 30, 1972: "'Poor Canada
Instant Quote Professional's proven quoting engine is now even easier to use than before, with new methods, such as the quote template, for quickly adding the parts you need to complete your quote or invoice.
For the buyer, JobQuote provides an easy means to put out jobs for bid to multiple suppliers, and to get all quotes back in a common format.
There's also a quote from Revelations 22:19 which sums up the whole issue of quoting: "And if any man shall take away from the words of the book of this prophecy, God shall take away his part out of the book of life, and out of the holy city, and from the things which are written in this book.
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In celebration of the 150th anniversary of that event, students in Krystine Salazar-Gibbs' Quartz Hill High School history class have crafted a quilt featuring quotes from well-known women in politics, literature and popular culture.
At a bare minimum, these packages can calculate part weights and volumes, which leaves the user a considerable amount of remaining work to flesh out a quote.
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The stock quote page itself has also been revamped to allow single-click access to added financial indicators and will provide more news about companies than any other stock quote on the Internet.