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  • 1 Quartered — Quar tered, a. 1. Divided into four equal parts or quarters; separated into four parts or regions. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 2. Furnished with quarters; provided with shelter or entertainment. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 3. Quarter sawed; said of timber,… …

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  • 2 quartered — index situated Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3 quartered — [kwôrt′ərd] adj. 1. divided into quarters 2. provided with quarters or lodgings 3. quartersawed …

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  • 4 Quartered — Quarter Quar ter (kw[aum]r t[ e]r), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Quartered}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Quartering}.] 1. To divide into four equal parts. [1913 Webster] 2. To divide; to separate into parts or regions. [1913 Webster] Then sailors quartered heaven.… …

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  • 5 quartered — coun·ter·quartered; quartered; …

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  • 6 quartered — /kwawr teuhrd/, adj. 1. divided into quarters. 2. furnished with quarters or lodging. 3. (of wood) quartersawed. 4. Heraldry. a. (of an escutcheon) divided into four or more parts. b. (of a cross) having the central square portion removed. [1475… …

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  • 7 quartered — Synonyms and related words: billeted, cleft, cloven, cracked, cut, domiciled, domiciliated, housed, in pieces, in shreds, lacerate, lacerated, mangled, mutilated, quadrifid, quadrifoliate, quadriform, quadrifurcate, quadrigeminal, quadripartite,… …

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  • 8 quartered — adj. divided into fourths; divided into parts; housed, lodged quar·ter || kwÉ”rtÉ™(r) / kwɔːtÉ™ adj. being one fourth; being one forth in quality; having four equal parts n. one fourth; neighborhood; coin worth 25 cents (used in USA and… …

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  • 9 quartered — /ˈkwɔtəd/ (say kwawtuhd) adjective 1. divided into quarters. 2. provided with quarters or lodging. 3. (of timber) quartersawn. 4. Heraldry a. divided or arranged quarterly. b. (of a cross) having a square piece missing in the centre …

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  • 11 Hanged, drawn and quartered — The execution of Hugh Despenser the Younger, as depicted in the Froissart of Louis of Gruuthuse To be hanged, drawn and quartered was from 1351 a penalty in England for men convicted of high treason, although the ritual was first recorded during… …

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  • 12 The Drawn and Quartered EP — Infobox Album Name = The Drawn and Quartered EP Type = ep Artist = Fair to Midland Released = 2006 Recorded = Genre = Art rock, alternative metal Length = Label = Serjical Strike Producer = Serj Tankian Reviews = Last album = inter.funda.stifle… …

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  • 13 Hanged, Drawn And Quartered — Supplice de Hugues le Despenser (manuscrit de Froissart) …

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  • 14 Hanged, drawn and quartered — (engl.; „erhängt, ausgeweidet und gevierteilt“) war die in England verhängte Strafe für Hochverrat, insbesondere wenn es um Land, Herrscher oder Falschmünzerei ging. Verhängt wurde sie von den Assisen, einem von der Krone eingesetzten Gerichtshof …

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  • 15 Hanged, drawn and quartered —  Ne doit pas être confondu avec Équarrissage. Supplice de Hugues le Despenser (manuscrit de Froissart) …

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  • 16 Hanged, drawn and quartered — Representación de la ejecución de Hugo Despenser el Joven en un manuscrito de Jean Froissart. Hanged, drawn and quartered (literalmente, ahorcado, arrastrado o extraído[1] …

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  • 17 be quartered — index reside Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 18 quarterly quartered — adjective 1. heraldry : counterquartered 2. heraldry : quartered in the center and having each arm divided down the middle with the divisions of alternate tinctures used of a saltire …

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  • 19 Gallery of quartered flags — This is a gallery of flags with fields evenly divided into four subfields with 2 or more contrasting colors. Orthogonal Diagonal Gyronny See also * Division of the field * Gallery of flags by design * Gallery of flags with crosses * Saltire …

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  • 20 hanged, drawn and quartered — ➡ capital punishment * * * …

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