Quarter

Backstage pre-show call given 20 minutes before curtain up (15 minutes before beginners).

quarter

  1. one of four equal parts
  2. a district of a city having some distinguishing character
  3. one of four periods of play into which some games are divided
  4. one of four periods into which the school year is divided
  5. a fourth part of a year; three months
  6. one of the four major division of the compass
  7. a US coin worth one fourth of a dollar
  8. an unspecified person
  9. the rear part of a sh......

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    radius of a tree trunk (E, 179)
    Found on http://info.sjc.ox.ac.uk/forests/glossary.htm

    Quarter

    • (n.) One of four equal parts into which anything is divided, or is regarded as divided; a fourth part or portion; as, a quarter of a dollar, of a pound, of a yard, of an hour, etc. • (v. t.) The fourth part of the distance from one point of the compass to another, being the fourth part of 11
    Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/quarter/

    quarter

    (171) friendliness.
    Found on https://www.cliffsnotes.com/literature/o/othello/study-help/full-glossary

    quarter

    (from the article `heraldry`) ...orles set closely together. The small shield used as a charge is an inescutcheon and often is used to bear the arms of an heraldic heiress (a ...
    Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/q/4

    Quarter

    (US Currency and Slang) - 25 cents.
    Found on http://www.hemyockcastle.co.uk/money.htm

    quarter

    (verb) to provide accomodations to men hired as part of a fishing crew or as fishing servants. Accomodations usually very rudimentary and often in outbuildings used for fishery related purposes.
    Found on http://www.fisheriesheritage.ca/glossary.asp

    quarter

    1. One of four equal parts into which anything is divided, or is regarded as divided; a fourth part or portion; as, a quarter of a dollar, of a pound, of a yard, of an hour, etc. Hence, specifically: The fourth of a hundred-weight, being 25 or 28 pounds, according as the hundredweight is reckoned at 100 or 112 pounds. ... The fourth of a ton in wei...
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973

    quarter

    draw and quarter verb pull (a person) apart with four horses tied to his extremities, so as to execute him; `in the old days, people were drawn and quartered for certain crimes`
    Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974

    quarter

    noun clemency or mercy shown to a defeated opponent; `he surrendered but asked for quarter`
    Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974

    Quarter

    (area measure) In Austria common square measure (also stroke ) in viticulture, which is also used as a synonym for vineyard. It covers 2,877 m² = 0.29 ha or half yoke,
    Found on https://glossary.wein-plus.eu/quarter-area-measure

    Quarter

    [Canadian coin] The quarter is a Canadian coin, valued at 25 cents or one-fourth of a Canadian dollar. It is a small, circular coin of silver colour. According to the Royal Canadian Mint, the official name for the coin is the 25-cent piece, but in practice and from American influence, it is usually called a quarter. The coin is produced at ...
    Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Quarter_(Canadian_coin)

    Quarter

    [heraldry] This category is for all media pertaining to Pokémon ...
    Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Quarter_(heraldry)

    quarter

    [Noun] Plural form: quarters. One of four equal parts. It is also the name of an American coin.
    Example: As there were four of us I cut the cake into quarters.
    Found on http://www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/glossary/

    Quarter

    [United States coin] A quarter dollar, or quarter, is a U.S. coin worth 25 cents, or one quarter of a dollar. It has been produced since 1796. The choice of 0.25 as a denomination, as opposed to 0.20, which is more common in other parts of the world, originated with the practice of dividing Spanish Milled Dollars into eight wedge-shaped seg...
    Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Quarter_(United_States_coin)

    Quarter

    [urban subdivision] A quarter is a section of an urban settlement. Its borders can be administratively chosen (then denoted as borough), and it may have its own administrative structure (subordinate to that of the city, town or other urban area). Such a division is particularly common in countries like Poland (dzielnica), Serbia (четвр...
    Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Quarter_(urban_subdivision)

    Quarter

    Quar'ter (kwär'tẽr) transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Quartered ; present participle & verbal noun Quartering .] 1. To divide into four equal parts. 2. To divide; to separate into parts or regions. &#x...
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/Q/5

    Quarter

    Quar'ter intransitive verb [ French cartayer .] To drive a carriage so as to prevent the wheels from going into the ruts, or so that a rut shall be between the wheels. « Every creature that met us would rely on us for quartering De Quincey.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/Q/5

    Quarter

    Quar'ter noun [ French quartier , Latin quartarius a fourth part, from quartus the fourth. See Quart .] 1. One of four equal parts into which anything is divided, or is regarded as divided; a fourth part or portion; as, a quarter of a dollar, of a pound, of a...
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/Q/5

    Quarter

    A $25 chip.
    Found on http://www.gamblingplanet.org/Gambling-Glossary-Q

    Quarter

    A binding of which only the back strip or spine is of the specified material.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20208

    Quarter

    A old measure of weight used in grain. Wheat-4½ cwt, Barley-4cwt, Oats-3cwt.
    Found on http://www.lethamshank.co.uk/glossary/glossary.php?letter=Q

    Quarter

    Ancient Measurement Terms: 2 stones ie. 28 pounds.
    Found on http://www.hemyockcastle.co.uk/measure.htm

    Quarter

    Direction between directly astern and abeam is 'on the quarter'. The corner between the gunwhale and the transom on each side.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20645
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