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What does QA stand for?

QA stands for Quick-Acting

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Summary: Emirates, one of the world's fastest-growing airlines, is welcoming 2013 aboard by offering very attractive fares for quick-acting customers.
It took them over an hour to bring it under control and a male occupant was treated for smoke inhalation after a quick-acting neighbour raised the alarm.
Uncontrolled asthma includes symptoms such as being woken in the night with shortness of breath, using quick-acting inhalers a lot, using steroids to control asthma and going to hospital with symptoms.
[ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] A quick-acting photographer recently snapped this image of a fighter jet rocketing through a funnel-shape cloud.
Today, with many more accessories -- fancy headlights, quick-acting rear window defrosters and wipers, stereo system with multiple speakers, in-car television or DVD player, global navigation system and high output heating and air conditioning -- the demands on the alternator may far exceed its capacity.
Also from Ridgid are two quick-acting vises offering a quick-action trigger to slide jaws in and out without hand cranking.
Thus, the transaction was one of the most coveted deals of the year in the real estate community and we were fortunate enough to have a quick-thinking, quick-acting buyer on hand ready to close the deal before the assets were released into the market.
[ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] Operation of the system involves the removal of a quick-acting band clamp connecting the frames and the actuation of a remote air valve.