quadrilateral

See also: quadrilatéral

EnglishEdit

 
quadrilateral
 
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EtymologyEdit

From Latin quadrilaterus, quadri- (four) + Latin laterālis (sided)

PronunciationEdit

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˌkwɑd.ɹəˈlæt.ɚ.əl/; enPR: kwäd'rə-lăt′ər-əl
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  • Rhymes: -ætəɹəl

NounEdit

quadrilateral (plural quadrilaterals)

  1. A polygon with four sides.
  2. An area defended by four fortresses supporting each other.
    The Venetian quadrilateral comprised Mantua, Peschiera, Verona, and Legnano.

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AdjectiveEdit

quadrilateral (not comparable)

  1. Having four sides.

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PortugueseEdit

AdjectiveEdit

quadrilateral m or f (plural quadrilaterais, comparable)

  1. quadrilateral (having four sides)
    Synonym: quadrilátero