quarterage

noun
quar·​ter·​age | \ ˈkwȯ(r)-tə-rij How to pronounce quarterage (audio) \

Definition of quarterage

: a quarterly payment, tax, wage, or allowance

First Known Use of quarterage

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Quarterage.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/quarterage. Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

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