Definitions

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  • n. Plural form of quota.

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Examples

  • "Aarakshan" is a Hindi word meaning reservation, or what they call quotas in India.

    The Globe and Mail - Home RSS feed

  • "Reducing the export quotas is under consideration, but it's too early to talk about any reduction rate," Lin Donglu, secretary general of the Chinese Society of Rare Earths, told Dow Jones Newswires on Tuesday.

    China Signals More Cuts In Its Rare-Earth Exports

  • A common complaint against boardroom quotas is that there are not enough women to fill the seats mandated.

    Europe May Impose Quotas For Women

  • Another way I keep working on contributing with my quotas is motivating all women around me to know their rights and their worth.

    Archive 2009-07-01

  • The answer to limiting immigration does not lie in quotas or tariff.

    Immigration Policy, Arnold Kling | EconLog | Library of Economics and Liberty

  • Now that he feels safe, he's letting his "conservative" mask down a little, distanced himself from the war and has "Diversity [based on Sexual Orientation, among other quotas] is key to success" posted on his website.

    Sound Politics: New Revelations In DUI Case Could Dog McGavick

  • Government's new draft fisheries policy, released for public comment on Tuesday ahead of the allocation of long-term quotas later this year, will see emerging small and medium enterprises

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • The year 1965 also marked a major shift in American immigration policy: removing discriminatory national origin quotas from the law, and spurring significant growth in the number of immigrants from Asia and Latin America-a trend that continues today.

    Voting Rights and the New Majorities

  • Assembly, he said medium to long-term quotas would be issued this year.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • The process would be similar to the two-tier system introduced in Namibia, incorporating annual quotas with the monitoring of performance and the allocation of longer-term quotas depending on performance.

    ANC Agricultural Policy

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