Definitions for quadruplication

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

quad•ru•pli•catekwɒˈdru plɪ kɪt; -ˌkeɪt(n., adj.; v.; n.; adj.)-cat•ed, -cat•ing.

  1. (n.)one of four copies or identical items, esp. copies of typewritten material.

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  2. (adj.)consisting of four identical parts.

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  3. pertaining to a fourth item or copy.

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  4. (v.t.)to produce or copy in quadruplicate.

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  5. to make four times as great.

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Origin of quadruplicate:

1650–60; < L quadruplicātus, ptp. of quadruplicāre, v. der. of quadruplex, s. quadruplic-quadru-plex ; see -ate1



  1. quadruplication(Noun)

    multiplication by four

Webster Dictionary

  1. Quadruplication(noun)

    the act of making fourfold; a taking four times the simple sum or amount


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