One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Dipping, pointing, or occurring in every direction.
Late 17th century; earliest use found in Athenian Gazette. From classical Latin quāquā versus on all sides (2nd cent. a.d. in Apuleius), in post-classical Latin also quaquaversum on all sides (400 in Augustine), wherever + -al.
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