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English definition of “quarter-final”

quarter-final

noun [C]     /ˌkwɔː.təˈfaɪ.nəl/ US  /ˌkwɑː.t̬ɚ-/
any of the four games in a competition that decides which players or teams will play in the two semifinalsParts and stages of competitions
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