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quad

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noun \ˈkwäd\

Definition of quad



1820

First Known Use of quad

1820

Rhymes with quad


2

quad

noun

Definition of quad

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



Origin of quad

short for quadrat


First Known Use: circa 1879


3

quad

verb,

Definition of quad

quaddedquadding

  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


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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 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


Medical Dictionary

quad

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noun \ˈkwäd\

Medical Definition of quad

  1. :  quadriceps—usually used in plural





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