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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 an area (as of a city) set apart for some purpose or having some special feature
  • lived on the edge of the central business quarter

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3 the place where someone is assigned to stand or remain
  • call the crew to their quarters on deck to await further instruction

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Synonyms & Antonyms of quarter (Entry 2 of 2)

to provide with living quarters or shelter
  • the militia is being quartered just outside the city

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The first known use of quarter was in the 14th century

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“Quarter.” The Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 29 January 2020.

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to assert without proof or before proving

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