Adjective "quad" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/kwɒd/

Definitions and examples

noun

A quadrangle.
    A quadruplet.
      A quadriceps muscle.
        A quad bike.
          Quadraphony.
          1. 'This means that a quadraphony transmission must be capable of reproduction through a stereo or monaural receiver.'
          (in telephony) a group of four insulated conductors twisted together, usually forming two circuits.
            A radio aerial in the form of a square or rectangle broken in the middle of one side.
              A traditional four-wheeled roller skate.
              1. 'Even then, quads aren't as fast as low cut inline speed skates.'
              A small metal block in various sizes, lower than type height, used in letterpress printing for filling up short lines.

                adjective

                Quadruple or quadraphonic.
                1. 'Gao is using a quad toe/triple toe combination in both his short and long program.'
                2. 'Last year I landed my first quad toe loop.'

                Definitions

                1. a quadrangle, as on a college campus.

                More examples(as adjective)

                "cities can be quad."

                "members can be quad."

                "meetings can be quad."

                "units can be quad."

                "systems can be quad."

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                Origin

                (quad)