1. quarter stock stock with a par value of $25/share
  2. quarterstaff a long stout staff used as a weapon
  3. quarterdeck the stern area of a ship's upper deck
  4. characteristic typical or distinctive
  5. rudderstock a vertical post at the forward edge of a rudder that enables the rudder to pivot
  6. garter stitch a knitting stitch that results in a pattern of horizontal ridges formed by knitting both sides (instead of purling one side)
  7. altruistic showing unselfish concern for the welfare of others
  8. tartar steak ground beef mixed with raw egg and e.g. onions and capers and anchovies; eaten raw
  9. quarterback the football player who directs the team's offensive play
  10. quartermaster an officer who provides clothing and subsistence for troops
  11. quarter crack a crack on the inside of a horse's forefoot
  12. quarter tone half of a semitone
  13. quarter-tone half of a semitone
  14. growth stock stock of a corporation that has had faster than average gains in earnings and is expected to continue to
  15. garter snake any of numerous nonvenomous longitudinally-striped viviparous North American and Central American snakes
  16. quarter note a musical note having the time value of a quarter of a whole note
  17. quarter-circle a quarter of the circumference of a circle
  18. quarters housing available for people to live in
  19. letter stock stock that has not been registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission and cannot be sold to the general public
  20. understock stock with less than the usual or desirable number or quantity