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English definition of “quad”

quad

noun [C] uk   /kwɒd/ us    /kwɑːd/

quad noun [C] (PERSON)

informal for quadrupletParents and children

quad noun [C] (SQUARE)

(formal quadrangle) a square space outside, which has buildings on all four sides, especially in a school or collegeGardens and yards
(Definition of quad from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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