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quart

 [kwort]
one fourth of a gallon; in the United States it is equal to 0.946 liter and in Great Britain it is an imperial quart and is equal to 1.14 liters.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

quart

(kwōrt),
1. A measure of fluid capacity; the fourth part of a gallon; the equivalent of 0.9468 liter. An imperial quart contains about 20% more than the ordinary quart, or 1.1359 liters.
2. A dry measure holding a little more than the fluid measure.
[L. quartus, fourth]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

quart

(kwōrt)
1. A measure of fluid capacity; the fourth part of a gallon; the equivalent of 0.9468 liter.
2. A dry measure holding a little more than the fluid measure.
[L. quartus, fourth]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

quart

(kwōrt)
1. Measure of fluid capacity; fourth part of a gallon; equivalent of 0.9468 liter. An imperial quart contains about 20% more than the ordinary quart, or 1.1359 liters.
2. A dry measure holding a little more than the fluid measure.
[L. quartus, fourth]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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