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Definitions for quaternity
kwəˈtɜr nɪ tiqua·ter·ni·ty

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. four, 4, IV, tetrad, quatern, quaternion, quaternary, quaternity, quartet, quadruplet, foursome, Little Joenoun

    the cardinal number that is the sum of three and one


  1. quaternitynoun

    A group or set of four.

  2. quaternitynoun

    The state of being four; fourness.

  3. Etymology: quaternitas

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Quaternitynoun

    The number four.

    Etymology: quaternus, Lat.

    The number of four stands much admired, not only in the quaternity of the elements, which are the principles of bodies, but in the letters of the name of God. Brown.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Quaternitynoun

    the number four

  2. Quaternitynoun

    the union of four in one, as of four persons; -- analogous to the theological term trinity

  3. Etymology: [LL. quaternitas, fr. L. quaterni four each: cf. F. quaternit.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of quaternity in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of quaternity in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6


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    formal separation from an alliance or federation
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