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Definition of

first quarter

Accounting

first part of fiscal year the period of three months from January to the end of March, or the period of three months at the start of any fiscal year.

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  • Abbr Q1
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Definitions of ’first quarter’ and meaning of ’first quarter’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’first quarter’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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