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"quarterly" in British English

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quarterlyadjective, adverb

uk   /ˈkwɔː.təl.i/  us   /ˈkwɔːr.t̬ɚ.li/

quarterlynoun [C]

uk   /ˈkwɔː.təl.i/  us   /ˈkwɔːr.t̬ɚ.li/
a ​magazine that is ​published four ​times a ​year
(Definition of quarterly from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"quarterly" in American English

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quarterlynoun [C]

 us   /ˈkwɔr·t̬ər·li/
  • quarterly noun [C] (FOURTH PART)

a ​magazine that is ​published four ​times a ​year

quarterlyadjective, adverb [not gradable]

 us   /ˈkwɔr·t̬ər·li/
(​happening) four ​times a ​year: a quarterly ​journal It’s ​published quarterly.
(Definition of quarterly from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"quarterly" in Business English

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quarterlyadjective [before noun]

uk   us   /ˈkwɔːtəli/ ACCOUNTING, FINANCE, STOCK MARKET
quarterly ​financialstatements, ​payments, etc. are ​published or made every three months: In August the ​companyreported quarterly ​earnings of $1.5 ​billion.quarterly accounts/figures/statements Shares in the ​company have ​fallen 20%, despite better than expected quarterly ​figures. The ​utilitycompanyboosted its quarterly ​dividend to 35.5 ​cents from 35 ​cents. I make it a ​point to ​formallyreview my ​goals on a quarterly ​basis.

quarterlyadverb

uk   us   /ˈkwɔːtəli/
every three months: Investors can choose to take the ​incomeannually or quarterly.
(Definition of quarterly from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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