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third-quarteradjective [before noun]

uk   us   abbreviation Q3
ACCOUNTING, FINANCE relating to the third period of three months in a company's financial year: Coca-Cola's sales are expected to increase about 10% in the fourth quarter, a sharp improvement from its third-quarter results.
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