Quadrifoil Quad"ri*foil, Quadrifoliate Quad`ri*fo"li*ate, a. [Quadri- + L. folium leaf.] (Bot.) Four-leaved; having the leaves in whorls of four. [1913 Webster]

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  • quadrifoliate — /kwod ri fōˈli āt/ adjective (L folium a leaf) four leaved • • • Main Entry: ↑quadri …   Useful english dictionary

  • quadrifoliate — a. See quadrifoil …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • Quadruplication — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Quadruplication >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 quadruplication quadruplication PARAG:Quadruplication >V GRP: V 1 Sgm: V 1 multiply by four multiply by four quadruplicate biquadrate PARAG:Quadruplication >Adj GRP:… …   English dictionary for students

  • Quadrifoil — Quad ri*foil, Quadrifoliate Quad ri*fo li*ate, a. [Quadri + L. folium leaf.] (Bot.) Four leaved; having the leaves in whorls of four. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Quadriphyllous — Quad*riph yl*lous, a. [Quadri + Gr. ? leaf.] (Bot.) Having four leaves; quadrifoliate. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • quartered — Synonyms and related words: billeted, cleft, cloven, cracked, cut, domiciled, domiciliated, housed, in pieces, in shreds, lacerate, lacerated, mangled, mutilated, quadrifid, quadrifoliate, quadriform, quadrifurcate, quadrigeminal, quadripartite,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • τετράφυλλος — η, ο / τετράφυλλος, ον, ΝΜΑ, θηλ. και ος, Ν αυτός που αποτελείται από τέσσερα φύλλα («τετράφυλλη πόρτα») νεοελλ. 1. (το αρσ. και το θηλ. ως ουσ.) ο, η τετράφυλλος βοτ. σύνθετο παλαμοειδές φύλλο με τέσσερα φυλλάρια τα οποία εκφύονται από το ίδιο… …   Dictionary of Greek

  • quadrifoil — a.; (also quadrifoliate) Four leaved …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • quad|ri|nate — «KWOD ruh nayt», adjective. 1. = quadruple. (Cf. ↑quadruple) 2. Botany. having four leaflets to a petiole; quadrifoliate. ╂[< Latin quadrīni four each + English ate1] …   Useful english dictionary

  • quadrinate — quadrinate, a. Bot. (ˈkwɒdrɪnət) [f. quadri on anal. of binate.] Having four leaflets; quadrifoliate. Bentley Bot. 164 …   Useful english dictionary

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