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1. quaternary

adjective. ['ˈkwɑːtɝˌnɛri'] coming next after the third and just before the fifth in position or time or degree or magnitude.

Synonyms

  • 4th
  • fourth

Antonyms

  • ordinal
  • divide
  • multiply

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Words that Rhyme with Quaternary

  • actuary
  • ancillary
  • apothecary
  • arbitrary
  • arbitrary
  • aviary
  • budgetary
  • contemporary
  • customary
  • deflationary
  • dictionary
  • dietary
  • dignitary
  • disciplinary
  • discretionary
  • disinflationary
  • dispensary
  • diversionary
  • diversionary
  • dromedary

Example sentences of the word quaternary


1. Adjective
This is one reason that scientists have continued to develop and test new versions of quaternary ammonium.

2. quaternary

adjective. ['ˈkwɑːtɝˌnɛri'] consisting of or especially arranged in sets of four.

Synonyms

  • quaternate

Antonyms

  • integrate
  • differentiate

3. quaternary

noun. ['ˈkwɑːtɝˌnɛri'] the cardinal number that is the sum of three and one.

Synonyms

  • digit
  • quaternity
  • quadruplet
  • tetrad
  • IV
  • 4
  • figure
  • quatern
  • quartet
  • Little Joe
  • four
  • foursome

Antonyms

  • subtract
  • majority
  • minority
  • ground

4. Quaternary

noun. last 2 million years.

Synonyms

  • Holocene epoch
  • Cenozoic era
  • Cenozoic
  • Pleistocene epoch
  • Quaternary period
  • Recent epoch
  • Glacial epoch
  • Recent
  • Age of Mammals
  • Age of Man
  • Pleistocene
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