Definition of quadrifurcation in English:

quadrifurcation

Pronunciation /ˌkwɒdrɪfəːˈkeɪʃn/ /ˌkwɒdrɪfəˈkeɪʃn/

noun

  • A division into four branches or sections.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in R. D. Blackmore (1825–1900), novelist and fruit farmer.