Meaning of BIQUADRATIC
Pronunciation:   `bIkwâ'dratik



WordNet Dictionary 

 Definition:  
 [n] a polynomial of the fourth degree
 [n] and equation of the fourth degree
 [n] an algebraic equation of the fourth degree
 [adj] of or relating to the fourth power


BIQUADRATIC is a 11 letter word that starts with B. 
 Synonyms:   biquadrate, biquadratic equation, biquadratic polynomial, fourth power, quartic, quartic polynomial 

 See Also:   equation, number, polynomial  
Webster's 1913 Dictionary 

 Definition:  
\Bi`quad*rat"ic\, a. [Pref. bi + quadratic: cf. F.
biquadratique.] (Math.)
Of or pertaining to the biquadrate, or fourth power.
{Biquadratic equation} (Alg.), an equation of the fourth
degree, or an equation in some term of which the unknown
quantity is raised to the fourth power.
{Biquadratic root of a number}, the square root of the square
root of that number. Thus the square root of 81 is 9, and
the square root of 9 is 3, which is the biquadratic root
of 81. Hutton.
\Bi`quad*rat"ic\, n. (Math.)
(a) A biquadrate.
(b) A biquadratic equation.



