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Quadruplicate definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

QUADRU'PLICATE, a. Fourfold; four times repeated; as a quadruplicate ratio or proportion.
QUADRU'PLICATE, v.t. [L. quadruplico; quatuor and plico, to fold.] To make fourfold; to double twice.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adj
1: having four units or components; "quadruple rhythm has four beats per measure"; "quadruplex wire" [syn: quadruple, quadruplicate, quadruplex, fourfold, four-fold] n
1: any four copies; any of four things that correspond to one another exactly; "it was signed in quadruplicate" v
1: reproduce fourfold; "quadruplicate the bill"

Merriam Webster's

I. adjective Etymology: Latin quadruplicatus, past participle of quadruplicare to quadruple, from quadruplic-, quadruplex fourfold, from quadri- + -plic-, -plex fold more at -fold Date: 1656 1. consisting of or existing in four corresponding or identical parts or examples <quadruplicate invoices> 2. being the fourth of four things exactly alike II. transitive verb (-cated; -cating) Date: circa 1661 1. to make quadruple or fourfold 2. to prepare in quadruplicate quadruplication noun III. noun Date: 1790 1. four copies all alike used with in <typed in quadruplicate> 2. one of four things exactly alike; specifically one of four identical copies

Oxford Reference Dictionary

adj. & v. --adj. 1 fourfold. 2 of which four copies are made. --v.tr. 1 multiply by four. 2 make four identical copies of. Phrases and idioms: in quadruplicate in four identical copies. Derivatives: quadruplication n. Etymology: L quadruplicare f. quadruplex -plicis fourfold: cf. QUADRUPED, DUPLEX

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Quadruplicate Quad*ru"pli*cate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Quadruplicated; p. pr. & vb. n. Quadruplicating.] [L. quadruplicatus, p. p. of quadruplicare, fr. quadruple? fourfold. See Quadruplex.] To make fourfold; to double twice; to quadruple.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Quadruplicate Quad*ru"pli*cate, a. [L. quadruplicatus, p. p.] 1. Fourfold; doubled twice; four times repeated; as, a quadruplicate ratio, or a quadruplicate proportion. 2. (Math.) Raised to the fourth power. [R.]

Moby Thesaurus

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