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quad

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noun \ˈkwäd\

Definition of quad

1820

First Known Use of quad

1820


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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


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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


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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


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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


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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


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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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