quadrumvir

[kwo-druhm-ver]

noun

a member of a quadrumvirate.

Nearby words

  1. quadroon,
  2. quadrophonics,
  3. quadru-,
  4. quadrumane,
  5. quadrumanous,
  6. quadrumvirate,
  7. quadruped,
  8. quadruple,
  9. quadruple run,
  10. quadruple time

Origin of quadrumvir

1780–90; back formation from quadrumvirate, by analogy with triumvir

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