American English

Definition of qua preposition from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

qua

 preposition
preposition
NAmE//kwɑ//
 
(from Latin) (formal)
 
jump to other results
as something; in the role of something The soldier acted qua soldier, not as a human being. see also sine qua non
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: qua

Other results

All matches