Quicken

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Quicken

A popular financial management program for PCs and Macs from Intuit, Inc., Mountain View, CA (www.intuit.com). It is used to write checks, organize investments and produce a variety of reports for personal finance and small business.
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She quickened her pace and rose smoothly, just as he had fancied she would, and as she left the ground gave herself up to the force of her rush, which carried her far beyond the ditch; and with the same rhythm, without effort, with the same leg forward, Frou-Frou fell back into her pace again.
The music quickened, and the cats quickened their pace with it.
She quickened her pace here, as though distrustful of being stopped, and robbed of such trifling property as she carried with her.