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English definition of “quadruple”

quadruple

adjective, predeterminer     /ˈkwɒd.rʊp.l̩/ US  /kwɑːˈdruː.pl̩/
four times as big: a quadruple measure We have had quadruple the number of applicants we expected.Single, double and multiple involving four parts, people, places, etc.: a quadruple fracture of his thumbSingle, double and multiple
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