quartern

Definitions:

  • One fourth of something, especially of some weights and measures.
  • A loaf of bread weighing about 4 pounds (1.81 kilograms).
  • None
  • A fourth part; a quarter.
  • Specifically The fourth part of certain British measures.
  • The fourth of a peck, or of a stone.
  • A quarter of a pound.
  • A quarter. Specifically: (a) The fourth part of a pint; a gill. (b) The fourth part of a peck, or of a stone (14 ibs.).
  • A loaf of bread weighing about four pounds; -- called also <altname>quartern loaf</altname>.
  • A <xref>quarter</xref> part; one fourth.
  • A <xref>loaf</xref> of <xref>bread</xref> weighing about four <xref>pounds</xref>.
  • one of four equal parts
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