Definitions for quarterageˈkwɔr tər ɪdʒ
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
quar•ter•ageˈkwɔr tər ɪdʒ(n.)
a quarterly payment, charge, or allowance.
shelter or lodging.
Origin of quarterage:
a quarterly payment or allowance, tax, pension, or wage paid or received
the provision of quarters (as for troops) or the cost of it
a quarterly allowance