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quart in Measurement topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishquartquart /kwɔːt $ kwɔːrt/ noun [countable] (written abbreviation qt) 🔊 🔊 TMa unit for measuring liquid, equal to two pints. In Britain this is 1.14 litres, and in the US it is 0.95 litres.
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quartPour into 1 quart casserole dish, top with cheese and bake for 25 to 30 minutes or until brown and bubbly.Place one half of the potatoes in the bottom of a 2 quart casserole.This was a rich port type and the bottle holding about a quart cost 3s9d.I phoned down for some eggs, toast and a quart of coffee.But then, everyone in Savannah seems a quart low on the Valvoline, if you know what I mean.Then with a quart of whisky in a brown paper bag they drove carefully down the track to Coventry's houseboat.Wash walls with a solution of two tablespoons of baking soda to one quart warm water.