quad

Definitions:

  • A quadrangle.
  • Quadraphonic.
  • A quadriceps muscle.
  • Quadruple.
  • Something having four identifiable or prominent parts or members.
  • Something capable of carrying or moving four people or things, as a chairlift.
  • A quadruplet.
  • None
  • See <internalXref urlencoded="qued">qued</internalXref>.
  • To put in prison.
  • A quadrangle or court, as of a college.
  • The quadrangle of a prison where prisoners take exercise; hence, a prison; a jail. More commonly spelled <internalXref urlencoded="quod">quod</internalXref>.
  • In <em>printing</em>, a quadrat.
  • In <em>printing</em>, to fill with quadrats: as to <em>quad</em> out a line.
  • An abbreviation of <internalXref urlencoded="quadruplex">quadruplex</internalXref> in telegraphy.
  • A bicycle for four riders.
  • An abbreviation of <em>quadrant</em>, the unit of self-inductance;
  • of <em>quadrate</em>;
  • of <em>quadruplex</em> (telegraph).
  • Evil; bad; baffling.
  • A quadrat.
  • A quadrangle; hence, a prison.
  • A <xref>quadrangle</xref> (courtyard).
  • A <xref>quadruplet</xref> (infant).
  • short for <xref>quadrilateral</xref>
  • A <xref>quadriceps</xref> muscle.
  • Four shots of <xref>espresso</xref>.
  • A <xref>quad bike</xref>.
  • Having four shots of <xref>espresso</xref>.
  • Of or relating to <xref>quads</xref>.
  • A <xref>blank</xref> metal block used to fill short <xref>lines</xref> of <xref>type</xref>.
  • A <xref>joke</xref> used to fill long days of setting type.
  • A keyboard command which <xref>aligns</xref> <xref>text</xref> with the left or right margin, or centred between them. In combination, as quad left, quad right, or quad centre.
  • To <xref>fill</xref> spaces in a line of type with quads. Also quad out.
  • To align text with the left or right margin, or centre it.
  • a muscle of the thigh that extends the leg
  • one of four children born at the same time from the same pregnancy
  • (printing) a block of type without a raised letter; used for spacing between words or sentences
  • a rectangular area surrounded on all sides by buildings
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