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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

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