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quads

(kwɒdz)
pl n
(Anatomy) informal short for quadriceps
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quads

(kwɒdz)

n.pl.
Informal. quadriceps muscles.
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quads

[ˈkwɒdz] npl (= quadriceps) → quadriceps mpl
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