[kwod-roo-plis-i-tee] /ˌkwɒd rʊˈplɪs ɪ ti/
the state or fact of being quadruple or fourfold.
Astrology. the division of the signs of the zodiac into three groups of four signs each, the cardinal signs, the fixed signs, and the mutable signs, with each sign separated from the next nearest within the group by 90 degrees of the ecliptic.
/ˈkwɒdrʊˌpəʊl/ noun 1. (physics) a set of four associated positive and negative electric charges or two associated magnetic dipoles
[kwodz] /kwɒdz/ plural noun, Informal. 1. quadriceps muscles. [kwod] /kwɒd/ noun, Informal. 1. a quadrangle, as on a college campus. [kwod] /kwɒd/ Printing. noun 1. Also called quadrat. a piece of type metal of less height than the lettered types, serving to cause a blank in printed matter, used for spacing. verb (used with object), […]
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[kweer-ee] /ˈkwɪər i/ Archaic. verb (imperative) 1. ask; inquire (used to introduce or suggest a question). noun 2. a query or question. /ˈkwɪərɪ/ noun 1. a query or question interjection 2. ask or inquire: used esp to introduce a question Latin imperative of quaerere “to ask, inquire” (see query (v.)). Hence “one may ask” (1530s) […]