English word quadratic comes from Latin quadratus (A square, quadrate.), French -ique ((used to form adjectives from nouns) -ic.)

Dictionary entry | Language | Definition |
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quadratus | Latin (lat) | A square, quadrate. |

-ique | French (fra) | (used to form adjectives from nouns) -ic. |

quadratique | French (fra) | (mathematics) quadratic (of a class of polynomial of the form y = a.x^2 + b.x + c ). |

quadratic | English (eng) | (mathematics) A quadratic polynomial, function or equation. (mathematics) of a function, of the form y = ax^2 + bx + c .. (mathematics) of a polynomial, involving the second power (square) of a variable but no higher powers, as ax^2 + bx + c.. (mathematics) of an equation, of the form ax^2 + bx + c = 0.. Square-shaped. |

- Descendants of quadratus
- quadrate
- Descendants of -ique
- -ic Mithraism agonic cadaveric galvanic galvanically tannic acid thalassic