quadric

adjective

quad·​ric ˈkwä-drik How to pronounce quadric (audio)
: quadratic
quadric surface
used where there are more than two variables
quadric noun

Word History

Etymology

International Scientific Vocabulary

First Known Use

1856, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of quadric was in 1856

Dictionary Entries Near quadric

Cite this Entry

“Quadric.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/quadric. Accessed 2 Mar. 2024.

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