Definition of Quarter. Meaning of Quarter. Synonyms of Quarter

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Definition of Quarter

Quarter
Quarter Quar"ter, v. i. [F. cartayer.] To drive a carriage so as to prevent the wheels from going into the ruts, or so that a rut shall be between the wheels. Every creature that met us would rely on us for quartering. --De Quincey.
Quarter
Quarter Quar"ter, v. i. To lodge; to have a temporary residence.

Meaning of Quarter from wikipedia

- A quarter is one-fourth, ¼, 25% or 0.25. Quarter or quarters may refer to: Quarter, South Lanarkshire, a small settlement in Scotland Quarter (urban subdivision)...
- A victor gives no quarter when the victor shows no clemency or mercy and refuses to spare the life in return for the surrender at discretion (unconditional...
- The quarter, short for quarter dollar, is a United States coin worth 25 cents, one-quarter of a dollar. It has a diameter of 0.955 inch (24.26 mm) and...
- A quarter note (American) or crotchet (British) is a note pla**** for one quarter of the duration of a whole note (or semibreve). Quarter notes are notated...
- The American Quarter Horse, or Quarter Horse, is an American breed of horse that excels at sprinting short distances. Its name is derived from its ability...
- Quarter on quarter is a term of art in accounting, finance and economics. It may refer to a comparison of previous quarters of the fiscal year to the current...
- To be hanged, drawn and quartered became a statutory penalty for men convicted of high treason in the Kingdom of England from 1352, although similar rituals...
- Quarter Pounder is a hamburger sold by international fast food chain McDonald's, so named for containing a patty with a precooked weight of a quarter...
- In British and Irish tradition, the quarter days were the four dates in each year on which servants were hired, school terms started, and rents were due...
- Quarter round is a convex molding with a cross section in the form of a quarter circle. A variation is a base shoe, a quarter of an ellipse. Most quarter...