Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
 
Advanced Dictionary    
Display options
Show syllables
Show Lookup History
Double-Click Lookup
  Show Spanish support
 
Pronunciation
Wordsmyth
  Phonics
  IPA
 
Entry formats
Standard
  Classic
 
Lookup History
quadrat

quad·rat

quadrat

pronunciation:
kwa drt
part of speech: noun
definition 1: see quad2.
definition 2: a plot of land, often a square meter, that is used by ecologists to study plant and animal life.