from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Of or relating to one of four competitions in a tournament, whose winners go on to play in semifinal competitions.
- n. A quarterfinal round.
- n. A quarterfinal match.
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- n. One of the four competitions in a knockout tournament whose winners go on to play in the two semifinals.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. one of the four competitions in an elimination tournament whose winners go on to play in the semifinals
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