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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A polynomial of the second degree; An equation in which the highest power of an unknown quantity is a square adj. - Of or relating to the second power; Of or relating to or resembling a square.

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  • quadratic equation
  • quadratic shapes
  • This is most commonly found in the industry and sometimes is known as a quadratic torque load.
  • By completing the square on a general quadratic equation in standard form we come up with what is called the quadratic formula. for more
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