- Chess. queen's rook.
Origin of qr.1
< Latin quadrāns, plural quadrantēs
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Examples from the Web for qr
The higher of these walls is some 30 or 40 qr (yards) high; this is the longer one; at each end it joinsFol.
If de Courteilles reading be correct in taking 7-8 qr only to be the depth of the cleft, that cleft may be artificial.
This is the frequently mentioned size for reservoirs; the measure here is probably the qr, cir.
A subaltern & 30 men are to parade immediately to fetch over 300 spears from the Qr Mr Genl's store.The Campaign of 1776 around New York and Brooklyn
Henry P. Johnston
During the first step the roll of the wheel will be QR, whilst during the second step there will be no roll at all.
- Queen's Regulations
- queen's rook
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