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Definition of Quadrate
QuadrateQuadrate Quad"rate, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Quadrated; p. pr. &
vb. n. Quadrating.] [See Quadrate, a.]
To square; to agree; to suit; to correspond; -- followed by
The objections of these speculatists of its forms do
not quadrate with their theories. --Burke. QuadrateQuadrate Quad"rate, a. [L. quadratus squared, p. p. of
quadrare to make four-cornered, to make square, to square, to
fit, suit, from quadrus square, quattuor four. See
Quadrant, and cf. Quadrat, Quarry an arrow, Square.]
1. Having four equal sides, the opposite sides parallel, and
four right angles; square.
Figures, some round, some triangle, some quadrate.
2. Produced by multiplying a number by itself; square. ``
Quadrate and cubical numbers.' --Sir T. Browne.
3. Square; even; balanced; equal; exact. [Archaic] `` A
quadrate, solid, wise man.' --Howell.
4. Squared; suited; correspondent. [Archaic] `` A generical
description quadrate to both.' --Harvey.
Quadrate bone (Anat.), a bone between the base of the lower
jaw and the skull in most vertebrates below the mammals.
In reptiles and birds it articulates the lower jaw with
the skull; in mammals it is represented by the malleus or
incus. QuadrateQuadrate Quad"rate, n. [L. quadratum. See Quadrate, a.]
1. (Geom.) A plane surface with four equal sides and four
right angles; a square; hence, figuratively, anything
having the outline of a square.
At which command, the powers militant That stood for
heaven, in mighty quadrate joined. --Milton.
2. (Astrol.) An aspect of the heavenly bodies in which they
are distant from each other 90[deg], or the quarter of a
circle; quartile. See the Note under Aspect, 6.
3. (Anat.) The quadrate bone.
Quadrate Quad"rate, v. t.
To adjust (a gun) on its carriage; also, to train (a gun) for
Meaning of Quadrate from wikipedia
lobe of liver Quadrate tubercle
of femur Quadrat
(or more fully
) when it has a square central
boss. Cross quadrate argent Cross quadrate sable Cross quadrate
- The quadrate tubercle
is a small tubercle found
upon the upper
part of the femur, that serves
as a point
of the quadratus femoris along
- four lobes
are the right
lobe, the left lobe, the caudate
lobe, and the quadrate
lobe. Seen from the front
– the diaphragmatic surface
- The quadrate
bone is a skull
bone in most tetrapods, including
(reptiles, birds), and early
synapsids. In most tetrapods, the quadrate...
of the upper
one-third and lower
two-thirds on the intertrochanteric crest
is the quadrate tubercle
the back part of the body: it is called
the linea quadrata
line), and gives attachment
to the Quadratus femoris
and a few fibers
- the quadrate
, as in the Amblycephalidae; the supratemporal
may be much reduced, and wedged
the adjacent bones
of the cranium; the quadrate
- anatomy, the quadrate ligament
of Denucé is one of the ligaments
of the proximal radioulnar joint
in the upper
forearm. The quadrate
cusp, the hypocone
(hypoconid), subsequently evolved
(see below). Quadrate
(also called quadritubercular
or euthemorphic) molars
have an additional...
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