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English definition of “quarter”

quarter

verb [T often passive] (CUT INTO FOUR)    /ˈkwɔː.tər/ US  /ˈkwɑː.t̬ɚ/
to cut something into four parts Separating and dividing
(Definition of quarter verb (CUT INTO FOUR) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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