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quad

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noun \ˈkwäd\

Definition of quad



1820

First Known Use of quad

1820


2

quad

noun

Definition of quad

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



Origin and Etymology of quad

short for quadrat


First Known Use: circa 1879


3

quad

verb

Definition of quad

quadded

quadding

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



Circa 1888

First Known Use of quad

circa 1888


4

quad

noun

Definition of quad

  1. 1 :  quadruplet

  2. 2 :  a ski lift that holds four people

  3. 3 :  a quadruple toe loop in competitive figure skating



1896

First Known Use of quad

1896


5

quad

adjective

Definition of quad



1970

First Known Use of quad

1970

Other Audio Recording Terms


6

quad

noun

Definition of quad

  1. :  quadraphonic sound



1971

First Known Use of quad

1971

Other Audio Recording Terms


7

quad

noun

Definition of quad

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



Origin and Etymology of quad

short for quadrillion


First Known Use: 1974


8

quad

noun

Definition of quad

  1. :  quadriceps —usually used in plural



1954

First Known Use of quad

1954

Rhymes with quad

bod, clod, fade, Fahd, gaud, god, hod, mod, nod, od, odd, plod, pod, prod, quod, rod, scrod, shod, sod, squad, tod, wad


Medical Dictionary

quad

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noun \ˈkwäd\

Medical Definition of quad

  1. :  quadriceps—usually used in plural





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