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AcronymDefinition
QQuestion
QQuit
QQ (character from Star Trek the Next Generation)
QQuick
QQuality
QQueen (chess)
QQuantity
QQuality Factor
QQuarter
QQueue
QQuiz
QQuery
QQuarterly
QQuake
QQuick (flash; nautical navigation)
QQueensland (Australia)
QCharge (physics)
QTorque
QParcel Post (Scott Catalogue prefix; philately)
QQuestionable (player's likelihood of participating)
QQwest Communications International Inc. (stock abbreviation, AMEX)
QCardiac Output
QResonance
QQuebec (aviation letter code)
QGlutamine (amino acid)
QDrone (US military aircraft designation; as in Q-3)
QTransistor
QQuintal
QQuartermaster
QQuadrature
QQuaker State (motor oil)
QQuetzalcoatl (the movie Q)
QUnmanned Aerial Vehicle (US Military aerospace vehicle)
QSquall (weather reports)
QQ code (see Radio Operators' Handbook)
QQuaque (Latin: each, every; used in medical prescriptions)
QUnknown Variable
QQu'ran (the Koran)
QQuadrillion BTU (same As Quads)
QMajor Boothroyd (James Bond's armourer)
QConstant Phase Element (impedance spectra)
QSet of Rational Numbers (math)
QQualified/Qualifying
QStream flow or discharge (geologic term)
QUnit of Dynamic Pressure
QName of alien character (Star Trek NG and Star Trek Voyager TV program)
QPriority rating given to PWs (now 'Total care')
QQuality measurement of a tuned circuit in electronics
QSecond Heartbeat Wave
QUS DoT tire speed rating (99 mph)
QLong Chromosomal Arm (in humans; refers to autosomes 1-22)
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The quake was centered extremely deep within the earth--82 kilometers (51 miles).
Secure your space: Make sure your home has the proper structural support to reduce quake damage and use braces and tethers to keep furniture from falling.
Altogether, quakes that struck the United States since 1900 would cost about $430 billion if they happened today.
Looking ahead, scientists are trying to predict when the next major quake will occur.
Scientists estimate that the quake may have registered between 7.
In the secular fundraising relief efforts in Canada, the Indian earthquake was culling far more donations than the El Salvadoran quake.
A major contributor to damage in Kobe had nothing to do with unresponsiveness after the quake.
Enemy Territory: QUAKE Wars has not yet been rated by the ESRB.
At the fall meeting of the American Geophysical Union in San Francisco last December, Zoback gave a new perspective on the quake and its aftermath.
The 1960 quake in Chile caused $1 million in damage to the Los Angeles and Long Beach harbor areas, said Brian Atwater, a Seattle-based scientist with the U.
What was the measurement of the quake that struck Alaska in 1987?
8 hit the area, while in the morning a quake measuring 5.