Dictionary Meaning and Definition on 'Quadrupled'
- Quadruple \Quad"ru*ple\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Quadrupled; p.
pr. & vb. n. Quadrupling.] [L. quadruplare: cf. F.
To multiply by four; to increase fourfold; to double; to
double twice. --A. Smith.
Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Quadrupled'
In mathematics, a quadruple or quadruplet is an n-tuple with n being 4. This means it depicts four elements, with the order of the elements carrying meaning. This differs from a set, where the order of the elements is meaningless and where no element could exist more than once. Derived from this abstract meaning, it is used in several other contexts including:[See more about Quadrupled at Dictionary 3.0 Encyclopedia]