quadratics Meaning, Definition & Usage

  1. noun a branch of algebra dealing with quadratic equations
  2. noun an equation in which the highest power of an unknown quantity is a square
    quadratic equation; quadratic.
  3. noun a polynomial of the second degree
    quadratic; quadratic polynomial.


Quad*rat"ics noun
  1. (Alg.) That branch of algebra which treats of quadratic equations.

Webster 1913