Quarterly Meeting
noun Date: 1675 an organizational unit of the Society of Friends usually composed of several Monthly Meetings

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  • quarterly meeting — noun Usage: usually capitalized Q&M 1. : an organizational unit of the Society of Friends usually composed of several Monthly Meetings compare yearly meeting 2. : a session of a Quarterly Meeting …   Useful english dictionary

  • Quarterly — Quar ter*ly, a. 1. Containing, or consisting of, a fourth part; as, quarterly seasons. [1913 Webster] 2. Recurring during, or at the end of, each quarter; as, quarterly payments of rent; a quarterly meeting. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Meeting for Sufferings — is an executive committee of Britain Yearly Meeting, the body which acts on behalf of members of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) in Great Britain and the Crown Dependencies. It has about 200 members who meet five times a year to make… …   Wikipedia

  • Quarterly time interval — In parliamentary procedure, a quarterly time interval is said to elapse between two meetings of a body when there are three full calendar months between those meetings.Example*If a meeting takes place on January 15th: **A quarterly time interval… …   Wikipedia

  • meeting — noun 1 when people come together to discuss/decide sth ADJECTIVE ▪ frequent, regular ▪ annual, biannual, biennial, daily, monthly, quarterly, weekly …   Collocations dictionary

  • quarterly — adj. Quarterly is used with these nouns: ↑conference, ↑dividend, ↑earnings, ↑instalment, ↑journal, ↑loss, ↑magazine, ↑meeting, ↑profit, ↑report, ↑sale …   Collocations dictionary

  • New York Yearly Meeting — Statistics (June 1, 2008)[1] Total Members 3,472 Adults 3,201 Youth 271 New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends, or simply New York Yearly Meeting or NYYM, is the central organizing body for Quaker meetings and …   Wikipedia

  • Monthly meeting — Monthly Meetings are, traditionally, the basic unit of administration in the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers). For some Friends (Quakers) a Monthly Meeting is a single Meeting (church), while for others it is a grouping of Meetings… …   Wikipedia

  • Nine Partners Meeting House and Cemetery — U.S. National Register of Historic Places …   Wikipedia

  • Horsham Friends Meeting — Infobox nrhp | name =Horsham Friends Meeting nrhp type = caption = location= Horsham, Pennsylvania lat degrees = 40 lat minutes = 11 lat seconds = 0 lat direction = N long degrees = 75 long minutes = 7 long seconds = 57 long direction = W… …   Wikipedia

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