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Quebec, Canada (approved for postal use).
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Province of Quebec.
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How to use PQ in a sentence
The stiffened emulsion is then placed in the bag, o p q r, made of fine but strong canvas, with meshes about 0.5 mm.
N is pipe from pump E leading to reservoir P. Q is igniter tube.Farm Engines and How to Run Them|James H. Stephenson
A very good design was produced, and some of the later patrol boats were converted and called "P Q's."The Crisis of the Naval War|John Rushworth Jellicoe
He rewrote the clippings carefully, counting the words to make certain that they did not exceed the twenty-five ordered by P. Q.Spring Street|James H. Richardson
In such a model the northern ridge P—Q some two miles in length is that held by Wellington.Waterloo|Hilaire Belloc
British Dictionary definitions for PQ (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for PQ (2 of 2)
abbreviation for (in Canada)
(esp in postal addresses) Province of Quebec
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