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  1. Quab(noun)

    an unfledged bird; hence, something immature or unfinished

  2. Quab(verb)

    see Quob, v. i

  3. Origin: [Cf. D. kwab eelpout, Dan. quabbe, G. quabbe, quappe, LG. quabbe a fat lump of flesh, and L. capito a kind of fish with a large head, fr. caput the head, also E. squab.]

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