a gold coin of the U.S. (issued 1796–1929), one fourth of an eagle.
[kwawr-terd] /ˈkwɔr tərd/ adjective 1. divided into quarters. 2. furnished with quarters or lodging. 3. (of wood) quartersawed. 4. Heraldry. [kwawr-ter] /ˈkwɔr tər/ noun 1. one of the four equal or equivalent parts into which anything is or may be divided: a quarter of an apple; a quarter of a book. 2. a fourth part, […]
[kwawr-ter-fahyn-l] /ˌkwɔr tərˈfaɪn l/ Sports. adjective 1. of or relating to the contest or round preceding the semifinal one. noun 2. a quarterfinal contest or round. /ˈkwɔːtəˌfaɪnəl/ noun 1. the round before the semifinal in a competition
[kwawr-ter-fahyn-l-ist] /ˌkwɔr tərˈfaɪn l ɪst/ noun, Sports. 1. a participant in a quarterfinal contest.
noun 1. the grain appearing in quartersawed wood. noun 1. the grain of quartersawn timber