Quick

The USS Quick was an American Buchanan Class destroyer of 1630 tons displacement launched in 1942. The USS Quick was powered by four Babcock and Wilcox oil-burning boilers providing a top speed of 36.5 knots. She carried a complement of 210 and was armed with four 5 inch guns; four 40 mm Bofors anti-aircraft guns; seven 20 mm Oerlikon anti-aircraft...
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Quick

the pink, blood-veined area of a ferret's nail.
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Quick

The root inside a nail that feeds blood to the nail.
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quick

[adj] - apprehending and responding with speed and sensitivity 2. [adj] - accomplished rapidly and without delay 3. [adj] - easily aroused or excited 4. [n] - any area of the body that is highly sensitive to pain (as the flesh underneath the skin or a fingernail or toenail)
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QUICK

QUality Information ChecKlist
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Quick

Quick adjective [ Compar. Quicker ; superl. Quickest .] [ As. cwic , cwicu , cwucu , cucu , living; akin to Old Saxon quik , Dutch kwik , Old High German quec , chec , German ...
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Quick

Quick adverb In a quick manner; quickly; promptly; rapidly; with haste; speedily; without delay; as, run quick ; get back quick . « If we consider how very quick the actions of the mind are performed.» Locke.
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Quick

Quick noun 1. That which is quick, or alive; a living animal or plant; especially, the hawthorn, or other plants used in making a living hedge. « The works . . . are curiously hedged with quick Evelyn. 2. The life; the mortal point; a vital part; a part s...
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Quick

Quick transitive verb & i. [ See Quicken .] To revive; to quicken; to be or become alive. [ Obsolete] Chaucer.
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1. Alive; living; animate; opposed to dead or inanimate. 'Not fully quyke, ne fully dead they were.' (Chaucer) 'The Lord Jesus Christ, who shall judge the quick and the dead at his appearing and his kingdom.' (2 Tim. Iv. 1) 'Man is no star, but a quick coal Of mortal fire.' (Herbert) ... In this sense the word is nearly obsolete, except in some com...
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quick

ready adjective apprehending and responding with speed and sensitivity; `a quick mind`; `a ready wit`
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quick

adverb with little or no delay; `the rescue squad arrived promptly`; `come here, quick!`
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Quick

• (n.) That which is quick, or alive; a living animal or plant; especially, the hawthorn, or other plants used in making a living hedge. • (superl.) Speedy; hasty; swift; not slow; as, be quick. • (superl.) Alive; living; animate; -- opposed to dead or inanimate. • (v. t. & i.) To revive; to quicken; to be or become alive. &bull...
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(from the article `dam`) ...water takes place, causing an increase in pressures between the solid particles. When there is a high rate of seepage, the soil tends to develop ...
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Quick

Quick actually means alive, hence we have terms in English such as quicksand, so called because the sand shifts as though it were alive (quick), and mercury was once called quicksilver, in allusion to it being living silver.
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Quick

Type: Term Pronunciation: kwik Definitions: 1. Armand J., U.S. physician, 1894-1978. See: Quick method, Quick test
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Type: Term Pronunciation: kwik Definitions: 1. Pregnant with a child whose fetal movements are recognizable. 2. A sensitive part, painful to touch.
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Quick

The vein running through a dog's claw.
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Quick

[newspaper] Quick is a defunct Dallas-Fort Worth area free weekly newspaper published from 2003 to 2011. As the name implies, it was delivered in a quick-to-read format: a tabloid ranging in page count from 20 to 40. It was available free each week on Thursdays from street teams and courtesy news racks at Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) ra...
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Quick

Traditionally, a quick bowler was one who completed his over in a short space of time. In more recent years, it has been used as a synonym for a fast or pace bowler. (Paradoxically, a quick bowler in the traditional sense was often also a slow bowler, that is, a bowler who delivered slow deliveries. A fast or pace bowler was rarely also a quick bow...
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Quick

Used to describe the cuticle area that a cats nails are sheathed in.
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Quick

Vein that runs through a cat
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[German magazine] Quick was a German weekly illustrated magazine published from 25 April 1948 to 27 August 1992. It was the first magazine published in Germany after the Second World War, and had an initial print run of 110,000 copies. At one time one of the most important magazines in its class, it reached a peak circulation of 1.7 million...
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Quick

A step taken on a single beat or on a fraction of a beat and followed by another step without pause. Also used to disignate a figure to be performed more rapidly, often with one more step than is standard, as in Quick Open Reverse in Waltz.
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