Quicken

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Quicken

A major line of accounting software primarily for individuals and microbusinesses. Quicken allows one to complete taxes and track expenses. Quicken is marketed toward businesses that are too small to justify the extensive services offered by Quickbooks.
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A moment later there came to him a woman's voice in reply--it was Meriem's, and The Killer, quickened into action, slunk rapidly in the direction of these two voices.
I quickened my footsteps almost into a run, and immediately there was a stumble in my rear.
So many loathsome animals inhabited the prison, that their noise did not, in general, awake him; but whether abstinence had quickened his faculties, or whether the noise was really louder than usual, Edmond raised his head and listened.
They sang these words most musically, and as I longed to hear them further I made signs by frowning to my men that they should set me free; but they quickened their stroke, and Eurylochus and Perimedes bound me with still stronger bonds till we had got out of hearing of the Sirens' voices.