What does quart mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. quart(noun)

    a United States liquid unit equal to 32 fluid ounces; four quarts equal one gallon

  2. quart(noun)

    a British imperial capacity measure (liquid or dry) equal to 2 pints or 1.136 liters

  3. quart, dry quart(noun)

    a United States dry unit equal to 2 pints or 67.2 cubic inches


  1. quart(Noun)

    A unit of liquid capacity equal to two pints; one-fourth (quarter) of a gallon. Equivalent to 1.136 liters in the UK and 0.946 liter (liquid quart) or 1.101 liters (dry quart) in the U.S.

  2. quart(Noun)

    Four successive cards of the same suit.

  3. Origin: From quart, from quartus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Quart(noun)

    the fourth part; a quarter; hence, a region of the earth

  2. Quart(noun)

    a measure of capacity, both in dry and in liquid measure; the fourth part of a gallon; the eighth part of a peck; two pints

  3. Quart(noun)

    a vessel or measure containing a quart

  4. Quart(noun)

    in cards, four successive cards of the same suit. Cf. Tierce, 4

  5. Origin: [See Quart a quarter.]


  1. Quart

    Quart is a town and comune in the Aosta Valley region of north-western Italy.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Quart

    Quarte, kärt, n. a sequence of four cards: one of the eight thrusts and parries in fencing.—Quart and tierce, practice between fencers. [Fr. quarte.]

  2. Quart

    kwort, or kwawrt, n. the fourth part of a gallon, or two pints: a vessel containing two pints: (Spens.) a quarter: the peck or quarter of a bushel: (mus.) the interval of a fourth.—n. Quartā′tion, the parting of gold and silver by means of nitric acid.—Quart d'écu (Shak.), a cardecu. [Fr. quarte—L. quartus, fourth—quatuor, four.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of quart in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of quart in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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