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
Overall, the thunderstorm activity continues to occur mostly within Harvey's northeast quadrant, away from its center.
University of Miami senior hurricane researcher Brian McNoldy says tornadoes are very common during hurricanes, usually in the outer rain bands in the northeast quadrant of the storm.
Costco helps anchor Grafton Commons, which Continental Properties Co. developed at the northwest quadrant of I-43 and Highway 60.
That would be a welcome development in an area that has seen several store closings since Northridge Mall shut down more than a decade ago at the northwest quadrant of W. Brown Deer Road and N. 76th St.
Maybe there’s a Boss Baby meets Baby Driver mashup (think of the quadrants this film would smash), or a prestige-y Million Dollar Baby Driver crossover that could work here.
The program is held at eight locations this summer in each quadrant of Waukegan, an increase from five locations last summer.
A 2016 Park District plan for Jackson Park called for moving the range to the park's southwest quadrant, enabling the restoration of the great lawn.
The New York Knicks finished the 2016-2017 season in the bottom quadrant of the league with a 31-51 record.
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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
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