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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A measurement of volume containing four cups.

Usage examples (36)
  • A pint can't hold a quart - if it holds a pint, it is doing all that can be expected of it.
  • One can buy liquid buttermilk in quart sizes but I recently took Lydia's advice and bought myself a tub of buttermilk powder.
  • A quart is the next size up and is 1/4 ( "quart" like "quarter") of a gallon, or four cups.
  • Now a 4-quart, which is half a peck, is the No. 1 seller. for more
Tutoring comment
  • Another word that sound like "quart" which is a measurement of volume, is "court" which is a playing area for such games as tennis or basketball or a place where trials are held.
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