Quarry is described as an open pit or excavation from which stone is taken by cutting, digging or blasting.

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"Steinbruch" findet sich im WZ2003 Code "14.11.1"
  Steinbruch (Gewinnung von Naturwerksteinen)
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Tile (Tile makes reference to a ceramic surfacing unit, ...)
Quaternary refers to the period of Earth's history from about 2 million years ago to the present; also, the rocks and deposits of that age. Quaternary refers also to a geologic period that occurred roughly 1.6 million years ago to today. During much of this period continental glaciers in the Northern Hemisphere covered large regions of land surface in the high and mid-latitudes. Homo sapiens appear about 200,000 years BP (before present) and become the first species to alter the Earth's environment on a large-scale.

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"Quaternary" is in the HS Code "2923"
  Quaternary Ammonium Salts And Hydroxides ; Lecithins And Other Phosphoaminolipids
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Quebracho refers to (1) A tree in South America from which tannin is extracted and (2) A thinning agent, tannin, used in drilling muds.

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"Quebracho" is in the HS Code "3201.10"
  - - Quebracho extract
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Quercus is the botanical genus to which oak belongs. The wine industry gets its oak form Quercus alba for American oak barrels, Quercus robur for European oak barrels, and Quercus suber for the bark used in making corks.

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"Quercus" is in the HS Code "4403.91"
  - -- Of oak (Quercus spp.)
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Vault - An arched apartment; especially, a subterranean room, used for storing articles, for a prison, for interment, or the like; a cell; a cellar, a strongroom or compartment (often made of steel) for safekeeping of valuables
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Subterranean room (From quire vault)
Cell (Cell is one of the compartments of a groin or rib ...)
Compartment (Compartment refers to a unit of shelving, single- ...)
Apartment (Apartments: is described as a studio is an ...)
A wedge-shaped piece of timber used to secure barrels against movement.
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