biquadrate


Also found in: Thesaurus.

biquadrate

(baɪˈkwɒdreɪt; -rɪt)
n
(Mathematics) maths the fourth power
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.biquadrate - an algebraic equation of the fourth degree
number - a concept of quantity involving zero and units; "every number has a unique position in the sequence"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
(1) infers that the scattering intensity [E.sub.s] is proportional to the observed intensity [E.sub.0] and inversely proportional to the biquadrate of wavelength [lambda].
Zhang [5] concluded that if the initial fracture width was small, then the seepage discharge and the stress of the fractured rock mass would not have a negative exponential function relationship with each other but a biquadrate relationship.
To do this, we calculated what is called weighted Kappa, using the most standard weights, i.e., linear (Cohen, 1968) and biquadrate (Cohen and Fleiss, 1981).