[ kwo-dran-tidz ]
/ kwɒˈdræn tɪdz /
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noun (used with a plural verb)Astronomy.
a collection of meteors comprising a meteor shower (Quadrantidmeteorshower ) visible around January 31 and having its apparent origin in the constellation Boötes.
QUIZ YOURSELF ON “THEIR,” “THERE,” AND “THEY’RE”
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Which one of these commonly confused words can act as an adverb or a pronoun?
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