Examples of quadrant in a Sentence
Draw two intersecting lines that divide the page into four quadrants.
The town is located in the northwest quadrant of the state.
Recent Examples of quadrant from the Web
Garcia divided the great room into four quadrants: Kitchen, dining room, living room and entryway.
Winning the group would place England into a quadrant with Brazil and Mexico, who square off in Samara on Monday, as well as the runner-up from Group H, which could be Colombia.
Where to watch: Fireworks will be shot from the northwest quadrant of the park, north of Lagoon Drive.
Councilman Greg Brockhouse grilled Hardberger, the daughter of former Mayor Phil Hardberger, on her ability to represent the city’s southwest quadrant and maintain objectivity on issues related to development.
After a time, VR even showed up on four-quadrant TV like Murder She Wrote and Mad About You, a perfect symbol of fantasy and the future.
Two other chapels — the Venier and the Olivieri — are in other quadrants.
When the city renumbered and renamed streets in the 1930s to create somewhat-tidy quadrants, 705 Davis St. became 2141 NW Davis St.
But the Cards were 3-10 against top-quadrant opponents, with their three best wins coming against teams ranked 54th, 61st and 70th in the RPI.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'quadrant.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
Did You Know?
This word is used for a traditional instrument, used to make calculations of altitude and traditionally employed by sailors to navigate, which has a piece shaped like a quarter of a circle. A quadrant shower is a shower that fits snugly into a bathroom corner and displays a curved front, making a quadrant shape on the floor. But perhaps quadrant is used most often today to name a particular quarter of a city.
QUADRANT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of quadrant for English Language Learners
: one part of something that is evenly divided into four parts; especially geometry : one part of a circle that is evenly divided into four parts
QUADRANT Defined for Kids
Definition of quadrant for Students
medical Definition of quadrant
- pain in the lower right quadrant of the abdomen
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up quadrant? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).