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Definitions of quadrangle:

part of speech: noun

A square surrounded by buildings: ( geom.) a plane figure having four equal sides and angles.

part of speech: noun

In geom., a plane figure having four right angles; a square; in arch., a four- cornered space enclosed by buildings; the rectangular court of a building.

part of speech: noun

A foursided court or lawn, surrounded by buildings, especially on a college campus; a plane figure with four angles and four sides.

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To pair off, to separate from a company in pairs; in Parliament, applied to two members of opposite political opinions when they agree to absent themselves from divisions of the House for a specified time in order to neutralise each other's votes; the term is similarly applied to electors, & c., of opposite views who agree mutually to refrain from voting. ...

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