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quadruple

quad·ru·ple

quadruple

pronunciation:
kwa dru pl
parts of speech:
adjective, noun, transitive verb & intransitive verb
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: having four parts; quadripartite.
definition 2: multiplied by four.
definition 3: in music, characterized by four beats in a measure.
quadruple time
 
part of speech: noun
definition: that which has been multiplied by four.
 
part of speech: transitive verb & intransitive verb
inflections: quadrupled, quadruples, quadrupling
definition: to multiply or be multiplied by four.
derivation: quadruply (adv.)
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The word quadruple contains the following part:
quadr, quart Latin root that means four, fourth