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  • adjective Not included in a quota


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non- +‎ quota


  • Bush was quick to say that the measure was "nonquota," but many noted that there was little difference with the bills he had once denounced.

    A Turnabout On Civil Rights

  • In 1939, Geiringer was offered a temporary position as a lecturer at Bryn Mawr College, which enabled her to immigrate to the United States with her daughter on a nonquota visa.

    Hilda Geiringer.

  • In 1938, Kisch-Arendt and her husband, physician and physiologist Bruno Kisch, immigrated to the United States, entering the country on nonquota visas.

    Ruth Kisch-Arendt.

  • We do not anticipate a large increase in those nonquota applications The opportunities here in the United States, the opportunities which attract immigration, are the more sophisticated opportunities, for the educated, for the trained, for the industrial worker, for the technician, for those who can enter into a more sophisticated part in our life than they could if they came in without skills and without any training - Latest Articles

  • Actual immigration, counting nonquota and quota immigrants, would be increased around 50,000 or roughly 17 percent over current average annual immigration of around 300,000. - Latest Articles


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