Quadrangular
Quadrangular Quad*ran"gu*lar, a. [Cf. F. quadrangulaire.] Having four angles, and consequently four sides; tetragonal. -- {Quad*ran"gu*lar*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

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  • quadrangular — quadrangulár adj. m., pl. quadrangulári; f. sg. quadranguláră, pl. quadranguláre Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic …   Dicționar Român

  • quadrangular — (adj.) early 15c., from M.L. quadrangularis, from L.L. quadrangulum (see QUADRANGLE (Cf. quadrangle)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • quadrangular — adj. 2 g. Que tem quatro ângulos …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • quadrangular — quadrangle ► NOUN 1) a four sided geometrical figure, especially a square or rectangle. 2) a square or rectangular courtyard enclosed by buildings. DERIVATIVES quadrangular adjective. ORIGIN from Latin quadri four + angulus corner, angle …   English terms dictionary

  • quadrangular — adjective see quadrangle …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • quadrangular — quadrangularly, adv. quadrangularness, n. /kwo drang gyeuh leuhr/, adj. having four angles and four sides; having the shape of a quadrangle. [1585 95; < LL quadrangularis, equiv. to quadrangul(um) QUADRANGLE + aris AR1] * * * …   Universalium

  • quadrangular — adjective a) having the shape of a quadrangle b) in the shape of a quadrangle …   Wiktionary

  • quadrangular — Having four angles. [L. quadrangularis, fr. quadrangulum, quadrangle] * * * quad·ran·gu·lar (kwod rangґgu lər) [quadri + angular] having four angles …   Medical dictionary

  • quadrangular — Having a truncate distal margin at approximately right angles to the lateral sides [Wilson, 1989] …   Crustacea glossary

  • quadrangulär — ◆ qua|dran|gu|lär 〈Adj.〉 viereckig ◆ Die Buchstabenfolge qua|dr... kann in Fremdwörtern auch quad|r... getrennt werden. * * * qua|dran|gu|lär <Adj.> [frz. quadrangulaire < lat. quadrangulus] (veraltet): viereckig …   Universal-Lexikon

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