Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • abbr. queen's rook (chess)

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  • quick response
  • quick response

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. or
  • n. of quadrans (farthing)
  • n. of quire.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • In launching the float of part of its ownership in QR, Queensland set an indicative price range for the offer of A$2. 50 to A$3 a share, with a planned sale of 1.464 billion to 1.684 billion shares.

    Business Watch

  • In launching the float of part of its ownership in QR on Sunday, Queensland set an indicative price range for the offer of A$2. 50 to A$3 a share, with a planned sale of 1.464 billion to 1.684 billion shares.

    Queensland Seeks $5 Billion in QR National IPO

  • QR is Australia's largest coal hauler in terms of tonnage moved.

    Australian Rail IPO Marks Bet on Coal

  • QR is pitching its shares as a play on China's demand for natural resources because Australia provides much of the coal needed by China's booming economy.

    Australian Rail IPO Marks Bet on Coal

  • QR is being marketed at 21 to 25 times estimated earnings per share for the 2011 fiscal year.

    Australian Rail IPO Marks Bet on Coal

  • Since there is a limited amount of beach front land in QR and since there are those who would see this as an opportunity to make some money (as opposed to the govt which also sees it as this) I think it is wisest to buy the rights directly from the govt and before it goes out to public sale, YMMV.

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  • MexConnect. com Forums: Specific Focus: Learning Spanish: children's spanish lessons in QR

    children's spanish lessons in QR

  • Here in QR the Maya burn limestone rock at their milpas to make cal.

    Mexican Cookbooks

  • The codes, which are sometimes called QR codes for "quick response," are a sibling technology to the familiar bar codes found on product packaging.

    MSDN Blogs

  • In one corner of each proposal is a black-and-white image called a QR Code ( "QR" for quick response), similar to a bar code.

    New-car fuel-economy stickers promise abundant information and connectivity

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  • a shortening for QR Code
    or Queensland Rail

    March 3, 2013