quadruplex

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin quadruplex (fourfold, quadruple), from quattuor (four) + plico (fold)

Adjective[edit]

quadruplex (comparative more quadruplex, superlative most quadruplex)

  1. Having four components.
    The child's toy was quadruplex and had four moving parts.
  2. Of or relating to a system in telegraphy by which four messages (two in each direction) can be sent on one wire simultaneously.

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Noun[edit]

quadruplex (plural quadruplexes)

  1. A quadruplex system

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From quattuor (four) + plicō (fold, double up)

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Numeral[edit]

quadruplex m, f, n (genitive quadruplicis); third declension

  1. fourfold, quadruple

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, neuter nominative singular like masculine/feminine.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative quadruplex quadruplex quadruplicēs quadruplicia
genitive quadruplicis quadruplicis quadruplicium quadruplicium
dative quadruplicī quadruplicī quadruplicibus quadruplicibus
accusative quadruplicem quadruplex quadruplicēs quadruplicia
ablative quadruplicī quadruplicī quadruplicibus quadruplicibus
vocative quadruplex quadruplex quadruplicēs quadruplicia

Noun[edit]

quadruplex n (genitive quadruplicis); third declension

  1. a fourfold amount

Inflection[edit]

Third declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative quadruplex quadruplica
genitive quadruplicis quadruplicum
dative quadruplicī quadruplicibus
accusative quadruplex quadruplica
ablative quadruplice quadruplicibus
vocative quadruplex quadruplica

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