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quad

noun \ ˈkwäd \

Definition of quad

First Known Use of quad

1820

in the meaning defined above

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quad

noun

Definition of quad

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

Origin and Etymology of quad

short for quadrat


3

quad

verb

Definition of quad

quadded; quadding
: to fill out (something, such as a typeset line) with blank space

First Known Use of quad

circa 1888

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quad

noun

Definition of quad

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

First Known Use of quad

1896

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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quad

adjective

Definition of quad

First Known Use of quad

1970

in the meaning defined above

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quad

noun

Definition of quad

: quadraphonic sound

First Known Use of quad

1971

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quad

noun

Definition of quad

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

Origin and Etymology of quad

short for quadrillion


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quad

noun

Definition of quad

: quadriceps usually used in plural

First Known Use of quad

1954

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quad

noun \ ˈkwäd \

medical Definition of quad

: quadriceps usually used in plural


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