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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A quantity of paper.

Usage examples (31)
  • There was a central door, which was called the quire door.
  • In the quire is a high tumbe, of one of them porturid with his wife.
  • But the best thing about the quire is the wooden stall-work, of early decorated, very beautiful.
  • The wood worke in the quire is very ffine. for more
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  • The members of the "choir" (an organized group of singers) each had a "quire" (a set of 24 sheets of paper) sheets of music.
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