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quadratic equation
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Quadrennial definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

QUADREN'NIAL, a. [L. quadriennium; quadra or quadrans, from quatuor, four, and annus, year.]
1. Comprising four years; as a quadrennial period.
2. Occurring once in four years as quadrennial games.

Merriam Webster's

adjective Date: circa 1656 1. consisting of or lasting for four years 2. occurring or being done every four years quadrennial noun quadrennially adverb

Oxford Reference Dictionary

adj. 1 lasting four years. 2 recurring every four years. Derivatives: quadrennially adv. Etymology: as QUADRENNIUM

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Quadrennial Quad*ren"ni*al, a. [L. quadriennium a space of four years; quattuor four + annus year; cf. L. quadriennis. See Quadrate, and Annual.] 1. Comprising four years; as, a quadrennial period. 2. Occurring once in four years, or at the end of every four years; as, quadrennial games.



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