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Quid

A slang term for the British pound. See also: Buck.
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Quid is an artificial intelligence company in San Francisco founded in 2010 to radically enhance how professionals interact with the world's information.
To resolve this split, the Supreme Court considered whether proof of the existence of a quid pro quo agreement is required for conviction under the Hobbs Act in McCormick v.
Thus, she framed her theory of harassment as quid pro quo harassment.
Yet "the domestic consumption of betel quid may continue to increase," he predicts, "because more and more betel has been imported from other southeastern Asia countries in recent years.
This Note examines the twenty-five year history of quid pro quo sexual harassment, from its inception in the late 1970s through its treatment over the past five years, during which its importance and utility in the harassment lexicon has been greatly diminished.
Also retired officers come back as civilians in rigged personnel boards and then get rapid promotions as they get in the Quid Pro Quo game to help Admirals and Generals to place their sons and daughters.
At the time of the court's decision, there were two strains of harassment doctrine under Title VII: quid pro quo and hostile work environment.
We then go to the judge and ask her to dismiss the case on the two substantive legal issues we examined earlier - quid pro quo and hostile environment.
The latest 300Mhz Pentium II MMX process sells for about 250 quid, which is a big chunk out of the pounds 600 total price.
Me sine cum tantis simul una errare poetis,/et tu cum vulgo crede, quid, Hode, velis" (Hodus says my life is unchaste: he conceives this notion from my works.
1, 1994, charitable organizations are required to inform donors in writing that quid pro quo contributions in excess of $75 are only deductible to the extent that the contribution exceeds the value of the goods or services provided by the organization.
The corporation could substantiate that no quid pro quo goods or services were offered by keeping a letter to that effect from the donee organization in its file.