quadrivalent

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quadrivalent

 [kwod″rĭ-va´lent]
having a valence of four.
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qua·dri·va·lent

(kwah'dri-vā'lĕnt),
Having the combining power (valency) of four.
Synonym(s): tetravalent
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quadrivalent

(kwŏd′rə-vā′lənt)
adj.
Tetravalent.

quad′ri·va′lence, quad′ri·va′len·cy n.
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quad·ri·va·lent

(kwahd'ri-vā'lĕnt)
Having the combining power (valency) of four.
Synonym(s): tetravalent.
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