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Definitions of quadratic:

part of speech: adjective

In algebra, having the square, or second degree, as the highest power of an unknown quantity; square.

part of speech: adjective

Pert. to or containing a square.

part of speech: noun

An equation in which the square, or second degree, is the highest power of an unknown quantity.

part of speech: adjective

Pertaining to, containing or denoting a square.

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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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