Adjective "Quart" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Quart


    Definition:

    1. a unit of liquid measure of capacity, equal to one fourth of a gallon, or 5

    7.749 cubic inches (0.946 liter) in the U.S. and 69.355 cubic inches (

    1.136 liters) in Great Britain.

    2. a unit of dry measure of capacity, equal to one eighth of a peck, or 6

    7.201 cubic inches (

    1.101 liters).

    3. a container holding, or capable of holding, a quart.

    Origin:
    quart

    Examples:

    "mussels can be quart."

    "beers can be quart."