quadri-
or quadr- or quadru- combining form Etymology: Latin; akin to Latin quattuor four 1. a. four <
quadrilateral
>
<
quadrumanous
>
b. square <
quadric
>
2. fourth <
quadricentennial
>

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • quadri- — quadru ♦ Éléments, du lat. quadr , de quattuor « quatre ». ⇒ tétra . quadr , quadri , quadru élément d orig. lat., même rac. que quattuor, quatre . quadri V. quadr . ⇒QUADR(I) , QUADRU , (QUADR , QUADRI …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • quadri — [ k(w)adri ] n. f. • 1973; abrév. ♦ Fam. 1 ♦ Quadriphonie. 2 ♦ (1977) Quadrichromie. ● quadri nom féminin Quadriphonie. Quadrichromie. quadri [k(w)adʀi] n. f. ÉTYM. 1973; abrév …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • quadri- — (o quadru ) [dal lat. quadri , affine a quat(t )uor quattro ]. Primo elemento di parole composte nelle quali significa, in genere, di quattro, che ha quattro, composto di quattro : per es., quadricromia, quadripartito, quadripartizione …   Enciclopedia Italiana

  • quadri- — before vowels quad , comb. form meaning “four, four times,” from L. quadri , related to quattor “four” (see FOUR (Cf. four)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • quadri- — elem. de comp. Elemento que significa quatro (ex.: quadriciclo).   ‣ Etimologia: latim quadri , de quattuor, quatro …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • Quadri- — Quad ri [L., from quattuor four. See {Four}.] A combining form meaning four, four times, fourfold; as, quadricapsular, having four capsules. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • quadri- — См. квадри . (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • quadri- — {{hw}}{{quadri }}{{/hw}} primo elemento: in parole composte significa ‘di quattro’, ‘che ha quattro’: quadricromia, quadrifoglio, quadrimotore; SIN. Tetra …   Enciclopedia di italiano

  • quadri — QUÁDRI v. cvadri . Trimis de LauraGellner, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DN …   Dicționar Român

  • quadri- — [kwɔdrı US kwa: ] prefix also quadru quadr four or four times ▪ a quadrilateral (=shape with four straight sides) ▪ a quadruped (=animal with four legs) …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Quadri — Nom italien qui correspond au mot quadro, sens doute avec le sens de carré …   Noms de famille

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