Definition of qt

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 quantity
2 quart

q.t.

noun, often capitalized Q&T
\ ˌkyü-ˈtē How to pronounce q.t. (audio) \

Definition of q.t. (Entry 2 of 2)

: quiet usually used in the phrase on the q.t.

First Known Use of qt

Noun

1884, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for qt

Noun

abbreviation

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“Qt.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/qt. Accessed 24 Feb. 2020.

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quart

Medical Definition of qt

quart

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