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There are days when I think the National Endowment for the Arts should issue a quota system for the production of plays by women - especially when you realize women buy 70 percent of all theater tickets.
Marsha Norman

Meaning of "quota system" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF QUOTA SYSTEM

quota system  [ˈkwəʊtə ˈsɪstəm] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF QUOTA SYSTEM

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Quota system is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES QUOTA SYSTEM MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of quota system in the English dictionary

The definition of quota system in the dictionary is a system which limits or prescribes certain shares, or quotas, etc.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH QUOTA SYSTEM


atom
ˈætəm
autumn
ˈɔːtəm
bantam
ˈbæntəm
bottom
ˈbɒtəm
Chatham
ˈtʃætəm
custom
ˈkʌstəm
datum
ˈdeɪtəm
dictum
ˈdɪktəm
ecosystem
ˈiːkəʊˌsɪstəm
item
ˈaɪtəm
momentum
məʊˈmɛntəm
phantom
ˈfæntəm
photosystem
ˈfəʊtəʊˌsɪstəm
quantum
ˈkwɒntəm
subsystem
ˈsʌbˌsɪstəm
symptom
ˈsɪmptəm
system
ˈsɪstəm
Tatum
ˈteɪtəm
totem
ˈtəʊtəm
ultimatum
ˌʌltɪˈmeɪtəm

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE QUOTA SYSTEM

quot.
quota
quota sampling
quota-hopper
quota-hopping
quotability
quotable
quotableness
quotably
quotation
quotation mark
quotation marks
quotatious
quotative
quote
quote-driven
quote-unquote
quoted company
quoter
quoteworthy

WORDS THAT END LIKE QUOTA SYSTEM

alarm system
audio system
central nervous system
computer system
control system
cooling system
digestive system
heating system
hybrid system
immune system
legal system
nervous system
one-party system
operating system
respiratory system
solar system
sound system
sprinkler system
stem
the system
water system

Synonyms and antonyms of quota system in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «quota system» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF QUOTA SYSTEM

Find out the translation of quota system to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of quota system from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «quota system» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

配额制度
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

sistema de cuotas
570 millions of speakers

English

quota system
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

कोटा प्रणाली
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

نظام الحصص
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

система квот
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

sistema de quotas
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

কোটা সিস্টেম
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

système de quotas
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Sistem kuota
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Quotensystem
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

割当制度
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

할당제
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Sistem kuota
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

hệ thống hạn ngạch
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஒதுக்கீட்டு முறைமை
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

कोटा प्रणाली
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Kota sistemi
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

sistema di quote
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

System kwot
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

система квот
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

sistem de cote
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

σύστημα ποσοστώσεων
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

kwota-stelsel
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

kvotsystem
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

kvotesystem
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of quota system

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «QUOTA SYSTEM»

The term «quota system» is quite widely used and occupies the 46.572 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «QUOTA SYSTEM» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about quota system

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3 QUOTES WITH «QUOTA SYSTEM»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word quota system.
1
Allen Boyd
It is time for Congress to provide relief for tobacco farmers. Since the 1930's tobacco production has been regulated by a quota system, which required farmers to purchase quota in order to grow tobacco.
2
Marsha Norman
There are days when I think the National Endowment for the Arts should issue a quota system for the production of plays by women - especially when you realize women buy 70 percent of all theater tickets.
3
Adam Schiff
If giving points to some students to achieve greater diversity is a quota system in violation of the Constitution, how can the awarding of points to the children of a less diverse alumni be upheld?

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «QUOTA SYSTEM»

Discover the use of quota system in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to quota system and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Rationing Rules and Outcomes: The Experience of Singapore's ...
Section IV focuses on the issue of subcategorization. Section V focuses on the issue of transferability. Section VI concludes with some policy lessons for quota implementation in general. n. The Vehicle Quota System The VQS became effective ...
Ling Hui Tan, 2001
2
Encyclopaedia of Occupational Health and Safety
In most countries the quota system is accompanied by a levy or grant system. Quota provisions are also included in the legislation of non-industrialized countries as varied as Angola, Mauritius, the Philippines, Tanzania and Poland. China is ...
Jeanne Mager Stellman, 1998
3
Encyclopedia of Women and Islamic Cultures: Family, Law and ...
Interestingly, the direct influence of the United States on both Jordan and Morocco has yielded positive outcomes as both countries have enacted a quota system to overcome the social obstacles that face women entering political positions ...
Suad Joseph, Afsāna Naǧmābādī, 2003
4
Social Implications of Quota Systems in Fisheries: ...
Problems in operating the quota system Up to 1994, the major demersal fisheries in Faroese waters were not subject to TACs or over-all catch quotas. Consequently the introduction of the quota system for Faroese vessels in Faroese waters ...
Gísli Pálsson, Guðrún Pétursdóttir, 1997
5
Law, Rights, and Disability
THE EMERGENCE AND DEVELOPMENT OF THE QUOTA SYSTEM IN EUROPE As already noted, the first quota systems had their origins in the post- World War I period, and only covered disabled veterans. These quotas were based on the ...
Jeremy Cooper, 2000
6
Use of Property Rights in Fisheries Management: Proceedings ...
When Lake Winnipeg was fully re-opened to commercial fishery in 1972, a non- transferable individual quota system was adopted. 3.2 Initial allocation Individuals received licences and quotas in 1972 through the "grandfathering" of  ...
Ross Shotton, 2000
7
Responsible Fisheries in the Marine Ecosystem
Failure of a well-designed quota system Quota (or TAC) systems are based on deciding an annual TAC for each species. A well-designed quota system is one where the catches taken are in accordance with the quota set, which again is ...
Michael Sinclair, Grimur Valdimarsson, 2003
8
Beginning Ubuntu Server Administration: From Novice to ...
Now that you've finished the preliminary steps, you need to initialize the quota system. This is necessary because all file systems have to be searched for files that have already been created, and for a reason that's probably obvious: existing  ...
Sander van Vugt, 2007
9
Harry S. Truman
The bill would continue, practically without change, the national origins quota system, which was enacted, into law in 1924, and put into effect in 1929. This quota system — always based upon assumptions at variance with our American ideals ...
Harry S. Truman, 1963
10
Dairy Policy Reform and Trade Liberalisation
The two-price quota scheme (initial period, 1983-1990) The first quota-based scheme was a two-price quota system. The basic mechanism of this regulatory scheme was that if producers delivered milk without holding any quotas or in excess ...
‎2005

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «QUOTA SYSTEM»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term quota system is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Indonesia's cattle quota cut based on economic factors, not strained …
Mr Katter said the quota reduction would have "disastrous" consequences for ... and said the country should move towards an annual quota system to reduce the ... «ABC Online, Jul 15»
2
France, Spain reject EU plan for migrant quota system
AN EU plan to distribute migrants via a quota system appeared to lie in tatters yesterday, when France said there was "no question" of enacting the proposal and ... «Irish Independent, May 15»
3
France joins opposition to EU quota plan for migrants
In comments made Saturday on French TV, Valls said a quota system “was never part of the French propositions.” Last week Interior Minister Bernard ... «Breitbart News, May 15»
4
Hungary, UK, others reject EU quota plan for migrants
British interior minister Theresa May said her country would not take part in a quota system as it would only encourage more people to risk their lives. Britain ... «New Europe, May 15»
5
Europe's new plan for relocating migrants includes a country-by …
This could include using a quota system (pdf) to resettle 20,000 people “in clear need of international protection,” the Commission said today. The relocations ... «Quartz, May 15»
6
France backs quota system for resettling migrants in EU countries
Plans for a quota system to deal with the recent surge of migrants crossing the Mediterranean to reach Europe gained traction, as France said it backed the ... «The Independent, May 15»
7
EU nations reject bid to introduce migrant quota system
European Union plans to introduce a quota system obliging countries to share the burden of settling refugees unravelled as member nations began rejecting the ... «Irish Examiner, May 15»
8
Germany sets quota system for women on company boards
BERLIN — Germany's Parliament on Friday approved a quota system that will require leading companies in Europe's biggest economy to have at least 30 ... «Press Herald, Mar 15»
9
Germany approves quota system that will require leading …
BERLIN — Germany's Parliament on Friday approved a quota system that will require leading companies in Europe's biggest economy to have at least 30 ... «National Post, Mar 15»
10
United Nations urges refugee quota system in Europe
STOCKHOLM: The top U.N. official for refugees Tuesday urged the European Union to consider imposing a quota system to force its nations to more equitably ... «The Daily Star, Feb 15»

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