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Difference Between Quotation and Quota

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Quotation

A quotation is the repetition of a sentence, phrase, or passage from speech or text that someone has said or written. In oral speech, it is the representation of an utterance (i.e.
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Quota

A proportional share, as of goods, assigned to a group or to each member of a group; an allotment.
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Quotation

The act of quoting.
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Quota

A production assignment.
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Quotation

A passage quoted.
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Quota

A number or percentage, especially of people, constituting or designated as an upper limit
A country with strict annual immigration quotas.
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Quotation

An explicit reference or allusion in an artistic work to a passage or element from another, usually well-known work
"Direct quotations from other paintings are fairly sparse" (Robert Hughes).
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Quota

A number or percentage, especially of people, constituting a required or targeted minimum
A system of quotas for hiring minority applicants.
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Quotation

The quoting of current prices and bids for securities and goods.
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Quota

A proportional part or share; the share or proportion assigned to each in a division.
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Quotation

The prices or bids cited.
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Quota

A prescribed number or percentage that may serve as, for example, a maximum, a minimum, or a goal.
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Quotation

A fragment of a human expression that is repeated by somebody else, for example from literature or a famous speech.
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Quota

A restriction on the import of something to a specific quantity.
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Quotation

A price that has been quoted for buying or selling.
Let's get a quotation for repairing the roof before we decide whether it's worth doing.
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Quota

A proportional part or share; the share or proportion assigned to each in a division.
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Quotation

The act of setting a price.
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Quota

A share of effort required to be performed, or a share of resources required to be contributed to some common purpose.
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Quotation

(obsolete) A quota, a share.
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Quota

A prescribed number;
All the salesmen met their quota for the month
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Quotation

The act of quoting or citing.
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Quota

A proportional share assigned to each participant
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Quotation

That which is quoted or cited; a part of a book or writing named, repeated, or adduced as evidence or illustration.
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Quota

A limitation on imports;
The quota for Japanese imports was negotiated
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Quotation

The naming or publishing of the current price of stocks, bonds, or any commodity; also, the price named.
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Quotation

Quota; share.
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Quotation

A piece of hollow type metal, lower than type, and measuring two or more pica ems in length and breadth, used in the blank spaces at the beginning and end of chapters, etc.
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Quotation

A short note recognizing a source of information or of a quoted passage;
The student's essay failed to list several important citations
The acknowledgments are usually printed at the front of a book
The article includes mention of similar clinical cases
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Quotation

A passage or expression that is quoted or cited
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Quotation

A statement of the current market price of a security or commodity
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Quotation

The practice of quoting from books or plays etc.;
Since he lacks originality he must rely on quotation
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