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in quest of someone or something

 and in search of someone or something
seeking or hunting something; trying to find something. They went into town in quest of a reasonably priced restaurant. Monday morning I'll go out in search of a job.
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quest for someone or something

to seek after someone or something. Martin is off questing for a book on baroque organ building. She is questing for a better way to do it.
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in search of

Also, in quest of. Looking for, seeking, as in They went to California in search of gold, or I went to the library in quest of a quiet place to read. The first term dates from the mid-1400s, the second from the second half of the 1500s.
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Venture Management Limited, formerly called Quester Capital Management
Quester outlines an extensive array of scenarios--some very possible, others, by his own assessment, less so--in which the nuclear taboo might be broken.
Quester then sequentially evolves these representative scenarios of use through the crisis phases that he envisions: pre-use considerations and use itself, likely world reactions, likely U.
It is precisely this attitude that troubles Quester.
Between giving people a digital highlighter to draw a picture of what they're saying, and bringing the artificial intelligence of Quester to the table, you can probe a lot of people very quickly.
resolution (Resolution 9) to change the Company's name from Quester VCT 4 plc
resolution (Resolution 8) to change the Company's name from Quester VCT 5 plc
Gabriel owns 19 per cent of the company, co-founder Charles Grimsdale 12 per cent, with the rest held mainly by venture capital firm Quester.
Britain's largest insurance group, CGU, and UK-based venture capital firm Quester said yesterday they had formed a pounds 20 million venture capital fund to invest in e-commerce firms with activities relevant to CGU's businesses.
3M of new investment from existing investors led by Advent Venture Partners, Cazenove Private Equity, Intel Capital and Quester Venture Capital.
ANKENY, Iowa, April 12 /PRNewswire/ -- In conjunction with the debut of the Apple iPad, Quester announced this week the introduction of its new Application Programming Interface (API) for Socrates, their automated online interviewing software.
This C round of funding, led by Atlas Venture with ongoing investment from 3i, Quester, and NIF Ventures, points to Anadigm(R)'s success in winning market acceptance for its field programmable analog array (FPAA) integrated circuits, which offer an analog equivalent to the digital field programmable gate array (FPGA).
a co-founder of the management group, Quester which was acquired by SPARK
Family friend Jean Quester said: "Michael was a lovely boy.
In addition to BTG, new investors in the Company include Quester of London, Albany Ventures of Edinburgh and Enterprise Venture Capital Trust plc advised by Noble Fund Managers Ltd also of Edinburgh who join existing investors MVM Ltd and Isis Equity Partners plc.