How to Pronounce quota?

Correct pronunciation for the word "quota" is [kwˈə͡ʊtə], [kwˈə‍ʊtə], [k_w_ˈəʊ_t_ə].

"Quota" in context

A quota is a fixed limit, number or amount of something that is allowed to exist or which is prescribed as something that must be achieved. Quotas, which can be voluntary or mandatory, are widely used in government and business systems to help ensure a level of equity, efficiency and fairness. Quotas are often set in order to protect a certain group or ideology, such as environmental policy restrictions or gender quotas in employment and promotion. Quotas can be imposed in response to trade policies, regional immigration levels, or to support a certain market or industry. Quotas are also used to protect a countries fishing territory and to restrict overfishing.

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