Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • In ancient prosody: Comprising four different rhythms or moters: as, the tetradic epiploce.
  • Consisting of pericopes, or groups of systems each of which contains four unlike systems: as, a tetradic poem.
  • Of or pertaining to a tetrad. Also tetratomic.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective (Chem.) Of or pertaining to a tetrad; possessing or having the characteristics of a tetrad.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Of or relating to a tetrad.
  • adjective of a shape Having four-fold symmetry; used especially of the digits 0, 1 and 8.

Etymologies

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From Ancient Greek τετρα- (tetra-).

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