from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To quadrate; match.
- n. The German name of a division of the Cretaceous: an abbreviation of quadersandstein, paving-sandstone.
- n. In anatomy, the quadrate lobule, or præcuneus.
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The X doth not quader well with him, because it sounds harshly.
And if not, here in this place may quader well the carrying of her away perforce, and carrying of her where best I liked; for either time or death must needs end her fathers displeasure.
'Green sandstone', the quader sanstein, upper and lower chalk, terminating the secondary formations, which begin with limestone.