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Synonyms for quarter

Synonyms for quarter

one of four equal parts of something

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a rather small part of a geographic unit considered in regard to its inhabitants or distinctive characteristics

Synonyms for quarter

a district of a city having some distinguishing character

(football, professional basketball) one of four divisions into which some games are divided

a unit of time equal to 15 minutes or a quarter of an hour

one of four periods into which the school year is divided

a fourth part of a year

one of the four major division of the compass

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a United States or Canadian coin worth one fourth of a dollar

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an unspecified person

the rear part of a ship

piece of leather that comprises the part of a shoe or boot covering the heel and joining the vamp

clemency or mercy shown to a defeated opponent

provide housing for (military personnel)

pull (a person) apart with four horses tied to his extremities, so as to execute him

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divide into quarters

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divide by four

References in periodicals archive ?
Should Middlesbrough prove successful, itwill give Everton the opportunity for revenge after the Teessiders put the final nail in Walter Smith's managerial coffin at Goodison with a humiliating 3-0 surrender in the 2002 quarter-final.
RUGBY: England's three remaining Heineken Cup challengers will all have home advantage in the quarter-finals.
Fiji's crushing 52-7 victory over Scotland put paid to tartan hopes of winning a place in the quarter-finals as one of the two best-placed group runners-up.
England moved towards to the quarter-finals when Rooney put them ahead after 48 minutes.
However, they have yet to play a big nation under Santos and it is hard to imagine them reaching the quarter-finals.
Quarter-final fixtures will be played the week starting Monday, November 28.
However, Munster's opponents could well be Leinster, who must travel to Harlequins for their quarter-final clash.
The man Berdych beat in the final of Halle, Cyprus' Marcos Baghdatis, was also in quarter-final action against Serbia's Novak Djokovic on court one.
Thailand's Paradorn Srichaphan defeated Dominik Hrbaty to advance to the second round, while Spain's Rafael Nadal advanced to his second quarter-final of the season when he defeated Olivier Rochus of Belgium 6-3 7-5.
Celtic won 2-0 at Pittodrie in the 2002 quarter-finals but Aberdeen got their revenge at the same stage six years later thanks to Darren Mackie's replay winner at Parkhead.
ARMAGH, Champions 2002 2003: Beaten in the Ulster quarter-final by Monaghan, 0-13 to 0-9 and in the All-Ireland final by Tyrone, 0-12 to 0-9.
Munster, who return to the quarter-finals having missed out last season, complete their programme of pool games against the rejuvenated Northampton at stadium:mk next Saturday and victory there would secure a precious home quarter-final.
The Merthyr product, whose Ponty side face his original club in the Swalec Cup quarter-final today, added: "As a former back row player, hopefully I bring some of those skills to the front row.
ENGLAND reached the quarter-final of the second division competition in the World Team Table Tennis Championships in Guangzhou, China, by defeating Bulgaria by three sets to two.