Quadrangle

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Quadrangle Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • a rectangular area surrounded on all sides by buildings
  • a four-sided polygon

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a four-sided polygon ,
  • a rectangular area surrounded on all sides by buildings

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Quadrangle'


  • Quadrangle: Quadrangle may refer to : Quadrangle (architecture), a courtyard surrounded by a building or several buildings. The Quadrangle, a group of five museums
  • Hokusai quadrangle: The Hokusai quadrangle (H-5) is one of fifteen quadrangles on Mercury. It runs from 360 to 270° longitude and 20 to 70° latitude. Named after the Hokusai
  • Debussy quadrangle: The Debussy quadrangle (H-14) is one of fifteen quadrangles on Mercury. It runs from 270 to 360° longitude and from -20 to -70° latitude. Named after
  • Eminescu quadrangle: The Eminescu quadrangle (H-9) is one of fifteen quadrangles on Mercury. It runs from 216 to 288° longitude and from -25 to 25° latitude. Named after the
  • Quadrangle (geography): geology or geography, the word "quadrangle" usually refers to a United States Geological Survey (USGS) 7.5-minute quadrangle map, which are usually named
  • Derain quadrangle: The Derain quadrangle (H-10) is one of fifteen quadrangles on Mercury. It runs from 288 to 360° longitude and from -25 to 25° latitude. Named after the
  • Mare Australe quadrangle: The Mare Australe quadrangle is one of a series of 30 quadrangle maps of Mars used by the United States Geological Survey (USGS) Astrogeology Research

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  • University of Sydney clones iconic quadrangle jacaranda tree
    Nov. 16, 2014, 4:28 p.m. It's not quite the tree of knowledge but for decades the grand jacaranda tree looming over the University of Sydney quadrangle has imparted its own wisdom and superstition on impressionable young students. Read more on this news related to 'Quadrangle'
  • Asbestos found in Co-op basement, limits access to student belongings
    Asbestos, a known carcinogen, was found in a piece of plaster in the basement of the Washington University Cooperative’s Quadrangle Housing-owned building, although samples taken by Quadrangle show that asbestos levels fall below Environmental Protection Agency limits. The basement serves as a kitchen and gathering location for residents. Read more on this news related to 'Quadrangle'
  • Bernaldez to knock out Abila
    MARK “Machete” Bernaldez of Butuan City desired to knock out a 26-year-old opponent Christian Abila of Manila in a boxing fight at the Dumaguete City Quadrangle Tuesday evening. Bernaldez, in a pre-fight press conference Monday morning, said he preferred a technical knockout (TKO)... Read more on this news related to 'Quadrangle'

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