Meaning of “quart” in the English Dictionary

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"quart" in British English

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quartnoun [ C ]

uk /kwɔːt/ us /kwɔːrt/ written abbreviation qt

(Definition of “quart” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"quart" in American English

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quartnoun [ C ]

us /kwɔrt/ abbreviation qt.

a unit of measurement of volume equal to 2 pints or about 0.95 liter

(Definition of “quart” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"quart" in Business English

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quartnoun [ C ]

uk /kwɔːt/ us written abbreviation qt

MEASURES a unit of measurement for liquids, equal to approximately 1.14 litres in Britain, or 0.95 litres in the US:

Consumption of ice cream and frozen desserts in the U.S. fell from 22.7 quarts per person in 2000 to 20.3 quarts per person in 2005.

(Definition of “quart” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)