"Quarter" is a noun which is often translated as "el cuarto", and "trimester" is a noun which is often translated as "el trimestre". Learn more about the difference between "quarter" and "trimester" below.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (fourth part)
2. (period of three months)
3. (expressing time)
4. (part of a city)
5. (place, direction)
Regionalism used in the United States
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
9. (one fourth)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
10. (to divide)
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A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
a. las dependencias (for staff)
The servants' quarters were right at the top of the house.Las dependencias del servicio estaban en el último piso de la casa.
b. el cuartel (military)
He had been confined to quarters because of a misdemeanor.Estaba retenido en el cuartel por una falta que había cometido.
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1. (period of three months)
a. el trimestre
It's normal to experience morning sickness in the first trimester of pregnancy.Es normal experimentar náuseas matutinas durante el primer trimestre de embarazo.
a. el trimestre
The identification of the organelles of a cell will appear on the exam at the end of the trimester.La identificación de los orgánulos de una célula entrará en el examen al final del trimestre.