- 1. In cytogenetics, symbol for long arm of a chromosome (in contrast to p for the short arm). 2. Abbreviation for [L.] quodque, each; every. 3. q. Symbol for heat.* * *coulomb [electric quantity]; electric charge; flow; 1,4-glucan branching enzyme; glutamine; heat; qualitative; quality; quantity; quart; quartile; Queensland [fever]; query [fever]; question; quinacrine; quinidine; quinone; quotient; radiant energy; reactive power; reaction energy; temperative coefficient; see QRS [wave]
* * *ubiquinone.
Medical dictionary. 2011.