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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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Word Origin and History for subquadrangular

quadrangular

adj.

early 15c., from Medieval Latin quadrangularis "having four corners," from Late Latin quadrangulus (see quadrangle).

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