Definition of "quotas" []

  • The proportional share or part of a whole that is due from, due to, or allocated to a person or group (noun)
  • A prescribed number or quantity, as of items to be manufactured, imported, or exported, immigrants admitted to a country, or students admitted to a college (noun)
  • Plural form of quota. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "quotas" in a sentence
  • ""Aarakshan" is a Hindi word meaning reservation, or what they call quotas in India."
  • "Another way I keep working on contributing with my quotas is motivating all women around me to know their rights and their worth."
  • ""Reducing the export quotas is under consideration, but it's too early to talk about any reduction rate," Lin Donglu, secretary general of the Chinese Society of Rare Earths, told Dow Jones Newswires on Tuesday."
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