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noun [countable] quote pronunciation in British English /kwəʊt/
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  1. 1
    a quotation from a book, play, speech etc
    quote from: a quote from Shakespeare
  2. 2
    the price that someone says they will charge you for doing a particular piece of work
    quote for: Can you give us a quote for the whole job?
  3. 3


    [plural] informal quotation marks


a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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