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quadrangle

quad·ran·gle

quadrangle

pronunciation:
kwa draeng gl
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a closed two-dimensional figure with four sides, such as a rectangle or parallelogram.
definition 2: a large, open, usu. grassy area with buildings on all four sides, esp. on a college campus; quad.
definition 3: the buildings that border such an area.
Word Parts
The word quadrangle contains the following parts:
ang Latin root that means bend
quadr, quart Latin root that means four, fourth