noun quad·ra \ˈkwädrə\

Definition of quadra



  1. 1 :  the plinth of a pedestal, podium, or water table

  2. 2 :  fillet, listel

  3. 3 :  a square frame or border (as about a bas-relief)

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Origin and Etymology of quadra

Latin, square, plinth, fillet; akin to Latin quattuor four

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a trip made at another's expense

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