Pronunciation: (dub'ul-yOO-āch'kwes"chun), [key]
—n. Gram.(in English)
a question containing a WH-word, often in initial position, and calling for an item of information to be supplied, as Where do you live? Also,wh-question.Cf. yes-no question.
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