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English definition of “quarter-final”

quarter-final

noun [C]
 
 
/ˌkwɔːtəˈfaɪnəl/
the part of a competition when eight people or teams are left and there are four games to decide who will reach the semi-final (= when only four people or teams are left): She was knocked out of the competition in the quarter-finals.Parts and stages of competitions
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