20 terms

Quiz #4-"tri-" and "quad-" words

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triangle
a three-sided figure
triathlon
a race that combines three activities
triceratops
a dinosaur with three horns
tricycle
a three-wheeled vehicle with pedals
trilateral
having or involving three sides, countries, or parties
trilingual
able to speak three languages
trilogy
three related plays or novels
trio
a group of three people or things
tripod
a three-legged stool, table, or stand
trisect
to cut into three parts
quadrangle
a four-sided enclosure
quadrant
one our of four equal parts of a circle
quadrennial
happening every four years
quadriceps
group of four muscles along the front thigh
quadrilateral
a plane figure in geometry with four sides (square, etc.)
quadrilingual
able to speak four languages
quadrisect
to cut or divide into four equal parts
quadruped
an animal with four feet
quadruple
to create four times as much
quadruplet
a collection of four; four babies born to a mom at the same time