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quarter

noun
 
/ˈkwɔː·tər/
A2 ( US also fourth) one of four equal parts of something; 1/4
quarto
We only finished a quarter of the pie. I waited a quarter of an hour for her.
A1 a period of 15 minutes before or after the hour
quarto
It’s quarter to three (= 2.45). It’s a quarter to three (= 2:45). We’re leaving at quarter past six (= 6.15). We’re leaving at a quarter after six (= 6:15).
a coin with a value of 25 cents (= 25/100 of a dollar) in the US and Canada
moeda no valor de 25 centavos nos EUA e Canadá
There are four quarters in a dollar.
one of four time periods that a year can be divided into
trimestre
(Definition of quarter noun from the Cambridge English-Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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