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  1. quistnoun

    the woodpigeon, Columba palumbus.


  1. QuIST

    The Quantum Information Science and Technology Program (abbreviated as QUIST or QuIST) was a five-year, $100M DARPA research program that ran from FY 2001 – 2005. The initiative was jointly created by the Defense Sciences Office (DSO) and the Information Technology Office (ITO) to accelerate development in the field of quantum computing, quantum communications, quantum algorithms, and other high-priority quantum information applications. As a completed program, QuIST received an award from DARPA in 2008 for scientific breakthroughs previously conducted under its support.

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  1. QUIST

    Holds quiet estates globally and gold minning rights by descent from swiss in 1327 to cc big smoke

    Submitted by anonymous on June 30, 2020  

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  1. QUIST

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Quist is ranked #9473 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Quist surname appeared 3,433 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 1 would have the surname Quist.

    90.5% or 3,110 total occurrences were White.
    4.4% or 153 total occurrences were Black.
    2.1% or 75 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.5% or 54 total occurrences were of two or more races.

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  1. quits

  2. squit

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Quist in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Quist in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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  1. Adam Green:

    If Jon Ossoff comes in first place in the ruby-red district of Georgia's sixth ... it will make clear that this is the first domino to fall, we have Tom Perriello running in Virginia in June in a very competitive primary, we have Rob Quist running in a competitive special election in Montana.

  2. Adam Green:

    We have Tom Perriello running in Virginia in June in a very competitive primary, we have Rob Quist running in a competitive special election in Montana.

  3. Scott Thompson:

    You know Rob Quist's going to be attacked by all this out of state, rich people's money and I hope it backfires on them because Rob Quist just doesn't have the money. I mean literally, this guy has gone through a lot of financial hardships like a lot of people so they're using that against him, a billionaire is using the fact Rob Quist has had financial hardships against Rob Quist. That's not compelling.

  4. Joni Lubke:

    I have always had opinions, but until this Donald Trump election, I've never done anything, the Donald Trump situation really fired me up because I can't stand the hatred that's been coming out from The Trump situation. I just want to speak up for those people who don't have voices. ... Quist just feels like he's one of us.

  5. Lee Banville:

    There is some momentum on the Quist side.

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