What is another word for quota system?

Pronunciation: [kwˈə͡ʊtə sˈɪstəm] (IPA)

A "quota system" refers to a system that sets limits on the number or percentage of people or things that are allowed to be included or used in a particular situation. There are several different synonyms that can be used to describe this type of system. One alternative term is "allocation system," which has a similar meaning to quota but is less specific. Another synonym is "limitation system," which includes the idea of setting boundaries or restrictions. "Rationing system" is another term that could be used, which implies the allocation of limited resources. Other possible synonyms could include "distribution system," "proportion system," or "quota allocation system".

What are the hypernyms for Quota system?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
  • Other hypernyms:

    ALLOTMENT SYSTEM, allocation system, fixed rate system, numerical limit, pro rata system, quota limit, quota regime, rationing system.

Famous quotes with Quota system

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  • If giving points to some students to achieve greater diversity is a quota system in violation of the Constitution, how can the awarding of points to the children of a less diverse alumni be upheld?
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  • Neither the University of Michigan nor its law school uses a quota system.
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