Meaning of quartering
Pronunciation: (kwôr'tur-ing), [key]
- the act of a person or thing that quarters.
- the assignment of quarters or lodgings.
- the division of an escutcheon into quarters.
- the marshaling of various coats of arms on an escutcheon.
- any of the coats of arms so marshaled.
- that quarters.
- lying at right angles.
- (of a wind) blowing on a ship's quarter.
- quartering (Thesaurus)