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Quartering

Quar´ter`ing
a.1.(Naut.) Coming from a point well abaft the beam, but not directly astern; - said of waves or any moving object.
2.(Mach.) At right angles, as the cranks of a locomotive, which are in planes forming a right angle with each other.
n.1.A station.
2.Assignment of quarters for soldiers; quarters.
3.(Her.) The division of a shield containing different coats of arms into four or more compartments.
4.(Arch.) A series of quarters, or small upright posts. See Quarter, n., 1 (m) (Arch.)
Quartering block
a block on which the body of a condemned criminal was quartered.
- Macaulay.
Noun1.quartering - a coat of arms that occupies one quarter of an escutcheon; combining four coats of arms on one shield usually represented intermarriages
2.quartering - living accommodations (especially those assigned to military personnel)
3.quartering - dividing into four equal parts
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Quarter watch
Quarter year
quarter-century
quarter-circle
Quarter-deck
quarter-hour
Quarter-saw
quarter-tone
quarter-vine
Quarterage
quarterback
quarterdeck
Quartered
quarterfinal
Quarterfoil
Quarterhung
-- Quartering --
Quartering block
Quartering of soldiers
quarterlight
Quarterly
Quartermaster
quartermaster general
Quartermaster sergeant
Quartern
Quarteron
Quarteroon
Quarterpace
quarters
Quarterstaff
quartervine
Quartet
quartette
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