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Definition of the noun quadruple

What does quadruple mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: quadruples

  1. a set of four similar things considered as a unit
    • lexical domain: Groups - nouns denoting groupings of people or objects
    • synonyms of quadruple: quadruplet / quartet / quartette
    • more generic word: set = a group of things of the same kind that belong together and are so used
  2. a quantity that is four times as great as another
    • lexical domain: Cognitive Processes - nouns denoting cognitive processes and contents
    • more generic word: multiple = the product of a quantity by an integer

Specialised definition of the noun quadruple

Glossary of sports / rowing

a sculling boat for four rowers. Often shortened to "quad."

Definition of the adjective quadruple

What does quadruple mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective - degrees: -

  1. having four units or components
  2. four times as great or many

Alternative definition of the adjective quadruple


  1. Being four times as long, as big or as many of something.

Definition of the verb quadruple

What does quadruple mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: quadrupled | quadrupling | quadruples

  1. increase fourfold

Alternative definition of the verb quadruple


  1. To multiply something by four times.

Phrases with quadruple

  1. Quadruple Star
  2. quadruple time
  3. Quadruple Bluff
  4. Quadruple Scull
  5. Quadruple-Click
  6. Quadruple Double
  7. Quadruple Thread
  8. Quadruple-Clicked
  9. Quadruple Witching
  10. Quadruple Star System
  11. Simple Quadruple Time

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for quadruple

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Google previewEncyclopaedia Perthensis; Or Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, &c. Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)

• □ * QUADRUPLE, adj. [quadruple, Fr. quadruple, hit.] Fourfold ; four times told.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Physical Organic Chemistry, , 6 Volume Set (2017)

by Zerong Wang

Schematic representation of double, triple, and quadruple bond in C. IC bond, and is certainly stronger than the 6 and q, bonds in dimers of transition metals and lanthanides/actinides [71]. This study has shown that ...

Google previewDictionary of Phrase and Fable (1900)

Giving the Derivation, Source, Or Origin of Common Phrases, Allusions, and Words that Have a Tale to Tell by Ebenezer Cobham Brewer

Quadruple. Alliance. Q.P. Quantum placet. Two letters used in prescriptions, meaning the quantity muy be as little or much as you like. Thus, in a cup of tea we might say •• Milk and sugar q.p." Q.S. Quantum sufjicit. Two letters appended to ...

Google previewThe Wiley-Blackwell Dictionary of Modern European History Since 1789 (2011)

by Nicholas Atkin, Michael Biddiss, Frank Tallett

Protestantism Proudhon, Pierre Prussia Putin, Vladimir Quadrilateral, The Quadruple Alliance Quai d'Orsay Quintuple Alliance (see under QUADRUPLE ALLIANCE) Quisling, Vidkun R racism Radetzsky, Josef Wenzel, ...

Google previewDictionary of Military Terms (2009)

by U.S. Department of Defense

quadruple container — A quadruple container box 57.5” x 96” x 96” with a metal frame, pallet base, and International Organization for ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Chemistry, Practical and Theoretical. By J. C. Booth ... Assisted by C. Morfit (1850)

A quadruple salt of, (2) and (5), ferrocyanide of barium and potassium, obtained by crystallizing the mixed salts, is 2 KCy, FeCy-H 2 BaCy, FeCy + 6 HO. The stronium-salt is similar to that of barium. 6. The calcium-salt, obtained similarly to that ...

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Quotes about quadruple

I want to be the first lady to land a quadruple jump in competition. As I grow older, I know that my skating style will develop and mature. (Sasha Cohen)
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Scrabble value of Q10U1A1D2R1U1P3L1E1

The value of this 9-letter word is 21 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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