HyperDic: quad

English > 4 senses of the word quad:
NOUNperson quad, quadrupletone of four children born at the same time from the same pregnancy
bodyquad, quadriceps, quadriceps femoris, musculus quadriceps femorisa muscle of the thigh that extends the leg
artifactquad, space(printing) a block of type without a raised letter
artifactquad, quadranglea rectangular area surrounded on all sides by buildings
quad > pronunciation
Soundskwaa'd
Rhymesarthropod ... wad: 38 rhymes with aad...
English > quad: 4 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningOne of four children born at the same time from the same pregnancy.
Synonymquadruplet
Broadersibling, sibA person's brother or sister
Spanishcuatrillizo
Catalanquadrigèmin
English > quad: 4 senses > noun 2, body
MeaningA muscle of the thigh that extends the leg.
Synonymsquadriceps, quadriceps femoris, musculus quadriceps femoris
Part ofthighThe part of the leg between the hip and the knee
Broaderextensor muscle, extensorA skeletal muscle whose contraction extends or stretches a body part
Spanishcuádriceps
Catalanquàdriceps
English > quad: 4 senses > noun 3, artifact
Meaning(printing) a block of type without a raised letter; used for spacing between words or sentences.
Synonymspace
Categoryprinting, printing processreproduction by applying ink to paper as for publication
Narrowerhair space(printing) the narrowest of the spaces used to separate words or letters
BroadertypeA small metal block bearing a raised character on one end
English > quad: 4 senses > noun 4, artifact
MeaningA rectangular area surrounded on all sides by buildings.
Synonymquadrangle
BroaderareaA part of a structure having some specific characteristic / characteristic or function
Spanishpatio interior
Catalanpati interior, quadrangle

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