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quadrangular

[kwo-drang-gyuh-ler] /kwɒˈdræŋ gyə lər/
adjective
1.
having four angles and four sides; having the shape of a quadrangle.
Origin
1585-1595
1585-95; < Late Latin quadrangulāris, equivalent to quadrangul(um) quadrangle + -āris -ar1
Related forms
quadrangularly, adverb
quadrangularness, noun
subquadrangular, adjective
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Examples for quadrangular
  • It goes without saying: a triangular pyramid is always surrounded by six quadrangular pyramids.
  • The butterfly is brown with yellow and white quadrangular spots on the forewings.
  • The stockade was quadrangular in shape with four sides of different lengths.

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