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quart

quart

 
pronunciation:
kwawrt
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: in the US, a unit of capacity equal to two pints or 0.9464 liter in liquid measure and two pints or 1.101 liters in dry measure. (abbr.: qt.)
definition 2: any container having this capacity.
definition 3: in the UK, a unit of capacity equal to two pints, 1.1365 liters, or 69.355 cu. in. in both liquid and dry measure. (abbr.:qt.)
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The word quart contains the following part:
quadr, quart Latin root that means four, fourth