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Qatar

The State of Qatar occupies a long, narrow peninsula jutting into the Persian Gulf. The peninsula is about 200km [12mi] long, with a greatest width of

Qingdao

Port and summer resort in Shandong province, east China, on the Yellow Sea; population (2010) 3,718,800. It has a naval base, and diverse heavy and

Qinghai

Province of northwest China, bounded to the north by Gansu, to the south by Sichuan, to the west by Tibet, and to the northwest by Xinjiang Uygur

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Québec

Capital and port of Québec province, Canada, at the junction of the Saint-Charles and St Lawrence rivers, Canada; population (2001 est) 169,100,

Queen Charlotte Islands

Archipelago in the north Pacific Ocean, about 160 km/100 mi off the northwest coast of British Columbia, western Canada, of which it forms part; area

Queens

borough of New York City (1990 pop. 1,951,598), land area c.109 sq mi (293 sq km), on the western portion of Long Island, SE N.Y., coextensive with

Quimper

Administrative centre of the département of Finistère in Brittany, northwest France, situated about 58 km/36 mi southeast of Brest on the River Odet;

Quincy

City in Norfolk County, east Massachusetts, USA, on Quincy Bay, 13 km/8 mi south of Boston; population (2000 est) 88,000. There are granite quarries,

Quito

Industrial city, capital of Ecuador and of Pichincha province; situated on a plateau in the Andes, 22 km/14 mi south of the Equator, at an altitude of