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quad

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Education, Human
quadquad /kwɒd $ kwɑːd/ noun [countable] informal 🔊 🔊 1 SEa square open area with buildings all around it, especially in a school or college2 HBHa quadruplet3 quads
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quadThis was evidently the quad devoted to the science faculty.From my second-floor vantage point I could see my classmates as they tumbled out into the quad playing catch with my shoes.He opened it, and a figure whose face was obscured by a muffler pushed past him and ran into the quad.Puddephat's rooms are on the opposite side of the quad from mine.Twenty freshmen, faculty members, alumnae and parents gathered in a small computer room off the quad to greet Child.
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