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H.Q.

or h.q. HQ

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  • Lance had always understood there were equations on file at hq, which explained the paradox.

    Next Door, Next World Robert Donald Locke
  • A voice in his helmet phones said: "37 hq, go ahead, Pilsudski."

    Anything You Can Do ... Gordon Randall Garrett
  • Presently they took me along into the hq building, and into an office that said "Legate."

    The Door Through Space Marion Zimmer Bradley
  • hq had been the post office, a ponderous red-stone building filling a whole block.

  • Seems the brass are holding you for observation until some headshrinker gets in from hq.

    Next Door, Next World Robert Donald Locke
  • They wouldn't kill me, this close to the hq, but at least I was in for an unpleasant mauling.

    The Door Through Space Marion Zimmer Bradley
  • The hq building was empty in the chill silence of just before dawn.

    The Door Through Space Marion Zimmer Bradley
British Dictionary definitions for hq

HQ

abbreviation
1.
headquarters
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Related Abbreviations for hq

HQ

headquarters
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