is the name for coins which are worth one fourth (1/4) of a dollar
. Such coins exist in the United States
. See also United States quarter
Quarter is also the name for several units of measurement, each of which is one fourth of some larger unit. In the Imperial system, a quarter is 2 stone, or one-fourth of a hundredweight.
A Quarter can also be a quarter part of many other things, including the year, the cycle of the moon, or a city.