Quadruple time

Quadruple time
Quadruple Quad"ru*ple, a. [L. quadruplus, from quattuor four: cf. F. quadruple. See {Quadrate}, and cf. {Double}.] Fourfold; as, to make quadruple restitution; a quadruple alliance. [1913 Webster]

{Quadruple time} (Mus.), that in which each measure is divided into four equal parts. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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