quadriliteral

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quadriliteral

(ˌkwɒdrɪˈlɪtərəl)
n
(Grammar) a four-letter word
adj
(Grammar) (of a word) having four letters
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Are these two forms cognate to one another, reflecting an otherwise lost quadriliteral root *[square root of (prm/nd)]?
bar]C, which is productive in forming abstract substantives from D-stem verbs and, by extension, quadriliteral roots.