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English definition of “quarterly”

quarterly

adjective [before noun]
 
 
/ˈkwɔːtəli/ ACCOUNTING, FINANCE, STOCK MARKET
quarterly financial statements, payments, etc. are published or made every three months: In August the company reported quarterly earnings of $1.5 billion.quarterly accounts/figures/statements Shares in the company have fallen 20%, despite better than expected quarterly figures. The utility company boosted its quarterly dividend to 35.5 cents from 35 cents. I make it a point to formally review my goals on a quarterly basis.
(Definition of quarterly adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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