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quat

(kwɒt)
n
1. English a spot, pimple, or sty
2. censorious archaic a young person
3. obsolete the action of squatting
4. (Chemistry) chem an ammonium cation or salt
adj
5. low to the ground or squatting
6. satisfied or filled
vb
7. (tr) Welsh and Southwest English to beat down or squash
8. (tr) Welsh and Southwest English to satisfy or fill
9. (tr) obsolete Scot to repay
10. (tr) Scot to relinquish or forsake
11. (intr) Welsh and Southwest English to crouch down or squat
12. (intr) Welsh and Southwest English to subside
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Noun1.quat - the leaves of the shrub Catha edulis which are chewed like tobacco or used to make teaquat - the leaves of the shrub Catha edulis which are chewed like tobacco or used to make tea; has the effect of a euphoric stimulant; "in Yemen kat is used daily by 85% of adults"
excitant, stimulant drug, stimulant - a drug that temporarily quickens some vital process
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Dung Quat, Vietnam s only oil refinery, has an output of 6.
Binh Son Refining and Petrochemical, the operator of Dung Quat, in April urged oil importers in Vietnam to consider buying oil products, especially gasoil, from its refinery.
However, quats need a longer contact time with a soiled surface and, once applied, should be allowed to remain for a specified number of minutes (or as manufacturer recommended) before being wiped off.
The plan does not affect BP s other businesses in the country such as the supply of crude oil to Dung Quat refinery and its lubricant business Castrol BP Petco," BP said.
Several existing as well as new arsenic- and chromium-free waterborne preservatives, including alkaline copper quat (ACQ) and copper azole, were introduced as potential replacements for CCA for residential applications.
Vietnam News said PetroVietnam in February signed a memorandum of understanding with Aramco to provide crude for Dung Quat, as well as oil products and liquid petroleum gas.
The Dung Quat refinery, 100% invested by the state-owned PetroVietnam, is scheduled to come on stream in early 2009.
The 3M TB Quat Disinfectant Ready-To-Use Cleaner comes in ready-to-use packaging and requires no mixing or rinsing.
The party admitted 86,000 to its membership in 1995, 103,000 in 1997 and 106,000 in 1998, Dao Duy Quat, deputy head of the party ideology and culture commission, said.
Any antimicrobial which is not sporicidal may be a carrier for the dangerous and difficult to kill organisms which may then be transported from person to person (this includes all known alcohol, silver or quat based formulations).
As part of the agreement, Gazprom Neft will acquire a 49 per cent stake in the Dung Quat refinery in Vietnam, according to the press release.
In addition, the meeting addressed the progress with talks on buying a stake in the Dung Quat oil refinery and its subsequent upgrade, as well as the arrangement of oil supplies to the said refinery.