# quadratics

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## quad·rat·ics

(kwŏ-drăt′ĭks)*n.*

*(used with a sing. verb)*

The branch of algebra that deals with quadratic equations.

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## quad•rat•ics

(kwɒˈdræt ɪks)*n.*(

*used with a sing. v.*)

the branch of algebra that deals with quadratic equations.

[1675–85]

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**quadratics**

the branch of algebra that deals with equations containing variables of the second power, i.e. squared, but no higher.

See also: Mathematics-Ologies & -Isms. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.

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Noun | 1. | quadratics - a branch of algebra dealing with quadratic equationsmath, mathematics, maths - a science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic of quantity and shape and arrangement algebra - the mathematics of generalized arithmetical operations |

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