quadrel

[ kwod-ruh l ]
/ ˈkwɒd rəl /

noun

a square stone, brick, or tile.

Nearby words

  1. quadratic residue,
  2. quadratics,
  3. quadrature,
  4. quadrature of the circle,
  5. quadratus,
  6. quadrella,
  7. quadrennial,
  8. quadrennium,
  9. quadri-,
  10. quadriad

Origin of quadrel

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

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