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English definition of “Q, q”

Q, q

noun uk   /kjuː/ (plural Qs, Q's or q's) us  

Q, q noun (LETTER)

[C or U] the 17th letter of the English alphabetLetters of alphabetsLettering and alphabets

Q, q noun (QUESTION)

(also q) written abbreviation for question nounQuestioning people and asking questions in generalCuriositySuspecting and questioning

Q, q noun (PERIOD OF TIME)

abbreviation for quarter: a period of three months in a company's financial year: Apple reports lower than expected Q3 profits.Specific periods of time
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