Noun(1) a quarter of the circumference of a circle(2) any of the four areas into which a plane is divided by two orthogonal coordinate axes(3) the area enclosed by two perpendicular radii of a circle(4) a measuring instrument for measuring altitude of heavenly bodies
(1) Everything becomes clear when I meet the rudder post, steering quadrant and stern gun just off the edge in 27m.(2) For example, the key tools of navigators - the quadrant and the astrolabe - were of Jewish manufacture.(3) the right upper quadrant of the kidney(4) In 1730 he invented a quadrant which measured the altitude of the Sun or of a star.(5) Another early navigational instrument that relied on the same principles as the quadrant was the mariner's astrolabe.(6) Each unit consisted of a quadrant and bellcrank assembly, a control valve, an actuator cylinder assembly and a bypass control assembly.(7) The ring of the steering quadrant is gilded with plumose anemones.(8) Cables or chains run round a quadrant attached to the top of the rudder shaft.(9) Above the stern a large steering quadrant is still attached to the rudder post.(10) I shall move the Trenton into the unexplored quadrant behind the Milky Way and search for any remaining human warships.(11) The lever and quadrant will go on a stand beside the engineers knee.(12) Use it to snap to the nearest quadrant of an arc, circle, ellipse, elliptical arc, and some 3D solids.(13) Right at the stern the steering quadrant is intact and still attached to the rudder shaft.(14) In the north-east quadrant was a second circle, although little survives.(15) I instead had him look at the throttle quadrant , as I pushed the release mechanism.(16) Dart's star was visible in the upper-left quadrant of the rectangular view screen, glowing a bright yellow-orange.
1. quadrant ::
2. bottom ::
3. step ::
4. quarter ::
5. footsie ::
6. foot ::
Word Example from TV Shows
The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.
Right lung in lower left QUADRANT,
no visible... exit wounds.
Breaking Bad Season 3, Episode 8
Tulaberries, from Gamma Quadrant, yo.
Breaking Bad Season 5, Episode 9
English to Tajik Dictionary: quadrant
Meaning and definitions of quadrant, translation in Tajik language for quadrant with similar and opposite words. Also find spoken pronunciation of quadrant in Tajik and in English language.
Tags for the entry "quadrant"
What quadrant means in Tajik, quadrant meaning in Tajik, quadrant definition, examples and pronunciation of quadrant in Tajik language.