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quar•ry



Pronunciation: (kwôr'ē, kwor'ē), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/quarry.html on line 79 [key]
n., pl. -ries,
v., -ried, -ry•ing.


n.
1. an excavation or pit, usually open to the air, from which building stone, slate, or the like, is obtained by cutting, blasting, etc.
2. an abundant source or supply.

v.t.
1. to obtain (stone) from or as if from a quarry.
2. to make a quarry in.

quar•ry



Pronunciation: (kwôr'ē, kwor'ē), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/quarry.html on line 119 [key]
n.,
pl. -ries.

1. an animal or bird hunted or pursued.
2. game, esp. game hunted with hounds or hawks.
3. any object of search, pursuit, or attack.

quar•ry



Pronunciation: (kwôr'ē, kwor'ē), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/quarry.html on line 148 [key]
n.,
pl. -ries.

1. a square stone or tile.
2. quarrel2 (def. 2).

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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See also:
  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/quarry.html on line 198 quarry (Thesaurus)

 

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