Examples of quadrangle in a Sentence
since the weather was sunny, the convocation was held outside in the college's quadrangle
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The school opened its doors again on March 25, on a new 55-acre main campus across the street, with dorms for faculty and female students, and a grass quadrangle where students gather to play soccer and volleyball.
Everywhere in Paris, soldiers stalked the streets in tight quadrangles, assault rifles at the ready.
The idea took hold more than a decade ago, after Seuss’ other stepdaughter, Lark Grey Dimond-Cates, created a memorial sculpture garden of bronze Seuss characters for the quadrangle in Springfield.
Her alma mater had received support from UNESCO and had served as a model school for foreign visitors, its cluster of marble-white buildings poised like an aristocratic swan among gray alleyways and sprawling, run-down quadrangles.
As for Camila Mendes, who plays Veronica, thinks the love quadrangle will never go away completely.
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Origin and Etymology of quadrangle
Middle English, from Middle French, from Late Latin quadriangulum, from Latin, neuter of quadriangulus quadrangular, from quadri- + angulus angle
First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
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Definition of quadrangle for English Language Learners
geometry : a flat shape that has four sides and four angles
: an open square or rectangular area at a college, school, etc., that is surrounded by buildings on all four sides
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