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Quechua language

Quechua, Runa Simi, or runasimi, is a primarily oral indigenous language family spoken principally in the central Andes of South America, including

Queneau, Raymond (1903 - 1976)

French surrealist poet and humorous novelist. His published works, which frequently make use of everyday slang, as well as mathematical and

Quine, W. V. (Willard Van Orman)

American philosopher, perhaps the most influential American philosopher of the twentieth century. His books include Word and Object (1960) and Pursuit

Open quotation

In music, the use of short passages in musical works taken from other music by the same composer or by another. Examples of auto-quotations include:

Qutb, Sayyid (Oct 9, 1906 - Aug 29, 1966)

( sì'yĭd kŭ'təb ), 1906–66, Egyptian Islamist whose critique of modern civilization and Islam provides the theoretical underpinnings for many