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Meaning of "tetrad" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD TETRAD

From Greek tetras, from tettares four.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF TETRAD

tetrad  [ˈtɛtræd] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF TETRAD

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Tetrad is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES TETRAD MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Tetrad

A tetrad is a "group of four". It may refer to: ▪ Tetrad ▪ Tetrad, the four spores of a yeast ▪ Tetrad, a mathematical frame of reference in general relativity ▪ Tetrad, a concept in differential geometry ▪ Tetrad, a set of four notes ▪ Tetrad or tetractys ▪ Tetrad ▪ Tetrad, a group of four haploid and immature pollen grains in tetrahedral fashion produced by meiotic microsporogenesis ▪ Tetrad, an occurrence of 4 total lunar eclipses in a row with intervals of 6 lunations.

Definition of tetrad in the English dictionary

The first definition of tetrad in the dictionary is a group or series of four. Other definition of tetrad is the number four. Tetrad is also a group of four cells formed by meiosis from one diploid cell.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH TETRAD


abfarad
æbˈfæræd
adrad
əˈdræd
Arad
ˈæræd
brad
bræd
conelrad
ˈkɒnəlˌræd
Conrad
ˈkɒnræd
grad
ɡræd
Helengrad
ˈhɛlənˌɡræd
laterad
ˈlætəræd
Leningrad
ˈlɛnɪnˌɡræd
megarad
ˈmɛɡəˌræd
orad
ˈɔːræd
Petrograd
ˈpɛtrəʊˌɡræd
postgrad
ˌpəʊstˈɡræd
prad
præd
rad
ræd
Stalingrad
ˈstɑːlɪnˌɡræd
strad
stræd
trad
træd
undergrad
ˈʌndəˌɡræd

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE TETRAD

tetrachord
tetrachordal
tetrachotomous
tetrachotomy
tetracid
tetract
tetractinal
tetractine
tetracyclic
tetracycline
tetradactyl
tetradactylous
tetradactyly
tetradic
tetradite
tetradrachm
tetradymite
tetradynamous
tetraethyl
tetraethyl lead

WORDS THAT END LIKE TETRAD

Beograd
Elisavetgrad
farad
forrad
Kaliningrad
Kamerad
Kirovograd
megafarad
microfarad
micromicrofarad
picofarad
Titograd
Tselinograd
Volgograd
Voroshilovgrad
Yelisavetgrad

Synonyms and antonyms of tetrad in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «tetrad» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF TETRAD

Find out the translation of tetrad to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of tetrad from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «tetrad» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

四分
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

tétrada
570 millions of speakers

English

tetrad
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

TETRAD
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الرباعيات
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

тетрада
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

tétrade
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

tetrad
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

tétrade
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Tetrad
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Tetrade
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

テトラド
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

테트라
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Tetrad
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

bộ bốn
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

நான்கன்தொகுதியின்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

चारचौरा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

dörtlü
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

tetrade
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

tetrada
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

тетрада
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

tetrada
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

τετράδας
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

tetrade
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

tetrad
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

tetrad
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of tetrad

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «TETRAD»

The term «tetrad» is regularly used and occupies the 76.171 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «TETRAD» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about tetrad

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «TETRAD»

Discover the use of tetrad in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to tetrad and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Operationalizing McLuhan's Tetrad to Focus on Innovation Effects
The tetrad, historically limited to media theory, has been around since the mid 20th century.
John Charles Thomas, 2007
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Causation, Prediction, and Search
case 8, where 8 of the 12 models suggested by TETRAD II had associated probabilities lower than the top four. These results were obtained when LISREL VI was given the correct starting values for all of the edges in the true model, and a ...
Peter Spirtes, Clark N. Glymour, Richard Scheines, 2000
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In Other Worlds - a Radix Tetrad Novel
130 BILLION YEARS INTO THE FUTURE.
A. A. Attanasio, 2008
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The Texas Tetrad
Arthur Surovic. THE TEXAS TETRAD Q? Arthur F. Surovic Writer's Showcase San Jose New York Lincoln Shanghai The Texas Tetrad All Rights Reserved © 2002 by Arthur.
Arthur Surovic, 2002
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Studies on the Neoplatonist Hierocles
specifies what distinguishes the perfection of the decad from that of the tetrad: the tetrad possesses a perfection ontologically superior to that of the decad; it is " somehow" unified, by contrast with the more diversified perfection of the decad.
Ilsetraut Hadot, 2004
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LISREL Issues, Debates and Strategies
Consequently, one could not have found the equivalent models in Chapter 3 using the TETRAD-II program. These models contain loops, and some also contain multiple phantom or indicatorless concepts, which TETRAD-II cannot handle.
Leslie A. Hayduk, 1996
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Allgemeine Relativitätstheorie:
(4.60) The quantities T{rHs) (p)(q) are called the tetrad components of the tensor. They are calculated according to which is consistent with (4.56) and (4.58). Tetrad indices are raised and lowered with g(r)(5) and g^x*), respectively. Coordinate ...
Hans Stephani, John M. Stewart, 1990
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Strength from Weakness: Structural Consequences of Weak ...
tetrad have been studied at the B3LYP/6-31 lG(d,p) and the HF/6-31 lG(d,p) levels of theory [47]. Both the T- and the U-tetrads are found to be stable in the isolated form. The stabilization energy of the U-tetrad is about 6.8 kcal/mol more than ...
Aldo Domenicano, Istvan Hargittai, 2002
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Arc of the Dream - a Radix Tetrad Novel
The Arc, a multi-dimensional being of unimaginable power, enlists the aid of four ordinary humans to save the universe from destruction and to free itself from a continuum too small to hold it.
A. A. Attanasio, 2008
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The Return of the Tetrad
Paul Cairns, the narrator of this story, is a young journalist with a penchant for the occult.
Christopher McIntosh, 2013

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «TETRAD»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term tetrad is used in the context of the following news items.
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Tetrad creditors want forensic audit of bank
Some Tetrad Investment Bank (TIB) creditors are pushing for a forensic audit into the affairs of the bank to improve the potential for recovery and accountability ... «The Zimbabwe Standard, Jul 15»
2
RBZ Failed to Handle Tetrad Issue
I attended the Tetrad Investment Bank creditors' meeting recently. It was a depressing and distressing occasion to hear the Provisional Judicial Manager's (PJM) ... «AllAfrica.com, May 15»
3
Panama group eyes stake in Tetrad Bank
AAY Investments Group, a Panama-based venture capital fund, has expressed an interest in acquiring a stake in Tetrad Investment Bank (TIB), businessdigest ... «Zimbabwe Independent, Apr 15»
4
Elusive Tetrad investor says ready to inject $150mln, High Court to …
MUNYARADZI Kereke, the local representative of a shadowy prospective Tetrad Investment Bank investor on Wednesday met and assured restive creditors that ... «New Zimbabwe.com, Apr 15»
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Blood moons align with Jewish events
Saturday's eclipse was the third among a lunar tetrad that began April 14, 2014, at the same time as Passover. A lunar tetrad is four total lunar eclipses in a row ... «The Marysville Advocate, Apr 15»
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The Blood Moon Tetrad - Where The Bible Meets Science
There are a total of 8 tetrads in the 21st century (2001 to 2100). But you have heard so much about Blood Moons recently because of a 2013 book promoting the ... «Science 2.0, Apr 15»
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Get Ready For The Third Installment In The Lunar Eclipse Tetrad
North Americans could get a glimpse of the Earth shadowing the moon (very) early Saturday — the third in a series of four lunar eclipses that began nearly a ... «NPR, Apr 15»
8
'Mystic' rabbi issues ominous warning on eve of blood moon
Rabbi Amram Vaknin, described as a “mystic rabbi living in southern Israel,” is urging all Jews to pray and repent as the third Blood Moon of a tetrad cycle ... «WND.com, Apr 15»
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Up in the Sky: We're experiencing a tetrad visible in North America
What is a tetrad? I did not know either until I started researching this month's column. You may already be aware of the fact that a total lunar eclipse will occur in ... «HollandSentinel.com, Mar 15»
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New Hagee Film Examines “Four Blood Moons” Phenomenon
The third tetrad occurred in 1967 and 1968, which was the year of and the year after the Six-Day War in which Jerusalem was unified and the State of Israel ... «Breaking Israel News, Mar 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Tetrad [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/tetrad>. Aug 2019 ».
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