quod erat faciendum

Latin phrase quod erat fa·ci·en·dum \ ˌkwȯd-ˈer-ˌät-ˌfä-kē-ˈen-ˌdu̇m \

Definition of quod erat faciendum

:which (is what) was to be done (originally) abbreviation q.e.f. used at the end of a geometrical construction

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up quod erat faciendum? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

marked by intense feeling

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!