quarter day

noun

Definition of quarter day

chiefly British
: the day which begins a quarter of the year and on which a quarterly payment often falls due

First Known Use of quarter day

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Quarter day.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/quarter%20day. Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

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