noun, Chiefly British.
a plant or cutting, especially of hawthorn, to grow, as in a hedge.
such plants collectively.
a hedge of such plants.
formed of quickset, or of growing plants.
a hedge composed of such plants
composed of such plants
“formed of living plants,” 1530s, from quick (adj.) + set (v.).
[kwik-set-ing] /ˈkwɪkˈsɛt ɪŋ/ adjective 1. setting quickly, as a cement, paint, or gelatin.
A sorting algorithm with O(n log n) average time complexity. One element, x of the list to be sorted is chosen and the other elements are split into those elements less than x and those greater than or equal to x. These two lists are then sorted recursively using the same algorithm until there is […]
[kwik-step] /ˈkwɪkˌstɛp/ noun 1. (formerly) a lively used in marching. 2. music adapted to such a march, or in a brisk march rhythm. 3. a lively or combination of in ballroom dancing. /ˈkwɪkˌstɛp/ noun 1. a modern ballroom dance in rapid quadruple time 2. a piece of music composed for or in the rhythm of […]
[kwik-tem-perd] /ˈkwɪkˈtɛm pərd/ adjective 1. easily angered. adjective 1. readily roused to anger; irascible