quadrivalent

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  • IPA(key): /kwɒdrɪˈveɪlənt/

Adjective[edit]

quadrivalent (not comparable)

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  1. (chemistry) Having a valence of four
  2. (of a vaccine) Protecting against four different (usually flu) viruses.
  3. (graph theory) Said of a graph: that all of its vertices have degree four.
    • 2020 January 3, “Knot (mathematics)”, in English Wikipedia[1], Wikimedia Foundation:
      In graph theory terms, a regular projection of a knot, or knot diagram is thus a quadrivalent planar graph with over/under-decorated vertices.

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Noun[edit]

quadrivalent (plural quadrivalents)

  1. (genetics) Any quadrivalent chromosome

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Etymology[edit]

quadri- +‎ -valent

Adjective[edit]

quadrivalent (feminine singular quadrivalente, masculine plural quadrivalents, feminine plural quadrivalentes)

  1. quadrivalent (all senses)