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1quad

noun \ˈkwäd\

Definition of QUAD

First Known Use of QUAD

1820

Other Cartography Terms

Robinson projection, benchmark, plat, projection, topography

Rhymes with QUAD

2quad

noun

Definition of QUAD

:  a type-metal space that is one en or more in width

Origin of QUAD

short for quadrat
First Known Use: circa 1879

3quad

verb
quad·dedquad·ding

Definition of QUAD

transitive verb
:  to fill out (as a typeset line) with blank space

First Known Use of QUAD

circa 1888

4quad

noun

Definition of QUAD

1
2
:  a ski lift that holds four people
3
:  a quadruple toe loop in competitive figure skating

First Known Use of QUAD

1896

5quad

adjective

Definition of QUAD

First Known Use of QUAD

1970

Other Audio Recording Terms

baffle, dub, fidelity, transcription, treble

6quad

noun

Definition of QUAD

:  quadraphonic sound

First Known Use of QUAD

1971

Other Audio Recording Terms

baffle, dub, fidelity, transcription, treble

7quad

noun

Definition of QUAD

:  a unit of energy equal to one quadrillion British thermal units

Origin of QUAD

short for quadrillion
First Known Use: 1974

8quad

noun

Definition of QUAD

:  quadriceps —usually used in plural

First Known Use of QUAD

1954

Other Anatomy Terms

bilateral symmetry, carotid, cartilage, dorsal, entrails, prehensile, renal, solar plexus, supine, thoracic, ventral
Medical Dictionary

quad

noun \ˈkwäd\

Medical Definition of QUAD

:  quadriceps—usually used in plural

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