Definition - quarter

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quarter
  1. the rear part of a ship
  2. a district of a city having some distinguishing character; "the Latin Quarter"
  3. an unspecified person; "he dropped a word in the right quarter"
  4. a United States or Canadian coin worth one fourth of a dollar; "he fed four quarters into the slot machine"
  5. a quarter of a hundredweight (28 pounds)
  6. a quarter of a hundredweight (25 pounds)
  7. one of four equal parts; "a quarter of a pound"
  8. one of the four major division of the compass; "the wind is coming from that quarter"
  9. a fourth part of a year; three months; "unemployment fell during the last quarter"
  10. one of four periods into which the school year is divided; "the fall quarter ends at Christmas"
  11. divide by four; divide into quarters
  12. a unit of time equal to 15 minutes or a quarter of an hour; "it's a quarter til 4"; "a quarter after 4 o'clock"
  13. divide into quarters; "quarter an apple"
  14. (football,

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