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quadriliteral

[kwod-ruh-lit-er-uh l] /ˌkwɒd rəˈlɪt ər əl/
adjective
1.
using or consisting of four letters.
noun
2.
a quadriliteral word or root.
Origin
1765-1775
1765-75; quadri- + literal
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Word Origin and History for quadriliteral
adj.

"consisting of four letters," 1771, from quadri- + literal.

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