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quant

1. A quantitative analysis. I tend to prefer using quants to when determining our marketing strategies.
2. Someone who prefers to make quantitative analyses (as opposed to qualitative ones). Most people tend to be quals when they make purchasing decisions, but about one in seven are quants.

quant

1. and quan n. quantitative analysis. (Scientific and collegiate.) I didn’t study enough for my quant test.
2. n. a technician who works in securities market analysis. He was a quant on Wall Street for two years.

quan

verb
See quant
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Verah Janea Dulay nearly matched Lubguban's feat after taking the female side of the 24 step taiji quan but settled for the silver in the 32 step taiji jian.
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In the new role, Quan will oversee the day to day operations of Pan-American Life's business across the region, beginning January 1, 2017, and subject to all regulatory approvals.
Quan's jacket HILFIGER EDITION, hoodie BVNDO, pants CARVEN, Shoes MODEL'S OWN.
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Oakland Mayor Jean Quan issued a news release hailing the council's 7-1 vote to give the contract to California Waste Solutions, saying, "This will support local jobs and invest in a local, minority-owned business."
Sounding out heritage; cultural politics and the social practice of Quan Ho folk song in northern Vietnam.