Definition of quadrate

Definition of quadrate
  1. quadrate Adjective Having four equal sides, the opposite sides parallel, and four right angles; square.
  2. quadrate Adjective Produced by multiplying a number by itself; square.
  3. quadrate Adjective Square; even; balanced; equal; exact.
  4. quadrate Adjective Squared; suited; correspondent.
  5. quadrate Noun A plane surface with four equal sides and four right angles; a square; hence, figuratively, anything having the outline of a square.
  6. quadrate Noun An aspect of the heavenly bodies in which they are distant from each other 90°, or the quarter of a circle; quartile.
  7. quadrate Noun The quadrate bone.
  8. quadrate Verb To adjust (a gun) on its carriage.
  9. quadrate Verb To train (a gun) for horizontal firing.
  10. quadrate Verb To square (in various senses).
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