Quarter Meaning in Spanish

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Quarter cuarto
Definition & Synonyms
• Quarter Definition & Meaning
  1. (n.) One of four equal parts into which anything is divided, or is regarded as divided; a fourth part or portion; as, a quarter of a dollar, of a pound, of a yard, of an hour, etc.
  2. (v. t.) The fourth part of the distance from one point of the compass to another, being the fourth part of 11í 15, that is, about 2í 49; -- called also quarter point.
  3. (v. t.) A station or encampment occupied by troops; a place of lodging for soldiers or officers; as, winter quarters.
  4. (n.) That part on either side of a horses hoof between the toe and heel, being the side of the coffin.
  5. (v. t.) Proper station; specific place; assigned position; special location.
  6. (n.) The after-part of a vessels side, generally corresponding in extent with the quarter-deck; also, the part of the yardarm outside of the slings.
  7. (n.) The fourth part of the moons period, or monthly revolution; as, the first quarter after the change or full.
  8. (n.) One limb of a quadruped with the adjacent parts; one fourth part of the carcass of a slaughtered animal, including a leg; as, the fore quarters; the hind quarters.
  9. (n.) The fourth of a ton in weight, or eight bushels of grain; as, a quarter of wheat; also, the fourth part of a chaldron of coal.
  10. (v. t.) Friendship; amity; concord.
  11. (n.) The encampment on one of the principal passages round a place besieged, to prevent relief and intercept convoys.
  12. (n.) The fourth of a hundred-weight, being 25 or 28 pounds, according as the hundredweight is reckoned at 100 or 112 pounds.
  13. (n.) That part of a boot or shoe which forms the side, from the heel to the vamp.
  14. (n.) A term of study in a seminary, college, etc, etc.; properly, a fourth part of the year, but often longer or shorter.
  15. (v. t.) Treatment shown by an enemy; mercy; especially, the act of sparing the life a conquered enemy; a refraining from pushing ones advantage to extremes.
  16. (v. t.) A station at which officers and men are posted in battle; -- usually in the plural.
  17. (v. t.) A division of a town, city, or county; a particular district; a locality; as, the Latin quarter in Paris.
  18. (v. i.) To lodge; to have a temporary residence.
  19. (n.) One of the divisions of an escutcheon when it is divided into four portions by a horizontal and a perpendicular line meeting in the fess point.
  20. (v. t.) Place of lodging or temporary residence; shelter; entertainment; -- usually in the plural.
  21. (v. t.) A small upright timber post, used in partitions; -- in the United States more commonly called stud.
  22. (v. i.) 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.

• Quarter round Definition & Meaning
  1. () An ovolo.

• Quarter-deck Definition & Meaning
  1. (n.) That part of the upper deck abaft the mainmast, including the poop deck when there is one.

• Quarter-saw Definition & Meaning
  1. (p. pr. & vb. n.) To saw (a log) into quarters; specif., to saw into quarters and then into boards, as by cutting alternately from each face of a quarter, to secure lumber that will warp relatively little or show the grain advantageously.

• Quarterage Definition & Meaning
  1. (n.) A quarterly allowance.

• Quartered Definition & Meaning
  1. (a.) Quarter-sawed; -- said of timber, commonly oak.
  2. (a.) Divided into four equal parts or quarters; separated into four parts or regions.
  3. (a.) Furnished with quarters; provided with shelter or entertainment.
  4. (imp. & p. p.) of Quartter

• Quarterfoil Definition & Meaning
  1. (n.) An ornamental foliation having four lobes, or foils.

• Quarterhung Definition & Meaning
  1. (a.) Having trunnions the axes of which lie below the bore; -- said of a cannon.

• Quartering Definition & Meaning
  1. (n.) One of the different coats of arms arranged upon an escutcheon, denoting the descent of the bearer.
  2. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Quartter
  3. (n.) A series of quarters, or small upright posts. See Quarter, n., 1 (m) (Arch.)
  4. (a.) At right angles, as the cranks of a locomotive, which are in planes forming a right angle with each other.
  5. (a.) Coming from a point well abaft the beam, but not directly astern; -- said of waves or any moving object.
  6. (n.) Assignment of quarters for soldiers; quarters.
  7. (n.) The division of a shield containing different coats of arms into four or more compartments.
  8. (n.) A station.

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