quadlet

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

quad- +‎ -let

Noun[edit]

quadlet (plural quadlets)

  1. (computing) A word consisting of four bytes.
    • 2000, Ian Robertson Sinclair, Practical electronics handbook (page 257)
      The quadlets are time aligned for accuracy so that they may be loaded into the FIFO registers which are 32 bits wide and 64 quadlets deep.