quarter closer

quarter closer, quarter closure

quarter closer
A brick which has been cut to one-quarter of its normal length but is of normal thickness and width; used to complete a course or to space normalsized bricks.
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The fact Fire Lily (111) finished a length and a quarter closer to Maybe than she did Elusive Kate offers credence to the view that the bare form of the John Gosden-trained filly is slightly superior.
Given our softness in sales, we decided to accelerate the timing of markdowns in key areas to reduce selected overstocks and end the quarter closer to an appropriate overall level of inventory.