a number or amount that has been officially fixed as sb's share,e.g. of goods that must be produced,people that can be allowed in a place,etc.
"all the salesmen met their quota for the month"
"the quota for Japanese imports was negotiated"
The..troops were..inferior in number to the quota stipulated.
出自： W. Robertson
The number of words written and the quotas fulfilled.
出自： N. Sherry
They will have to meet minimum quotas for the specific grains.