Definition of quadripole in English:

quadripole

noun

  • 1Physics. = "quadrupole" 2.

  • 2Electricity. A network or device, especially a balanced filter network, having one pair of input terminals and one pair of output terminals.

adjective

  • Physics. = "quadrupole".

Origin

1920s; earliest use found in Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. From quadri- + pole, in senses A. 1 and B. apparently as alteration of quadrupole, quadrupole.

Pronunciation

quadripole

/ˈkwɒdrɪpəʊl/