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quadrel

[ kwod-ruhl ]
/ ˈkwɒd rəl /
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noun

a square stone, brick, or tile.

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Origin of quadrel

1680–90; <Italian quadrello, diminutive of quadro square <Latin quadrum;see -elle
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