Definition of Quadrans. Meaning of Quadrans. Synonyms of Quadrans

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Definition of Quadrans

Quadrans Quad"rans, n.; pl. Quadrantes. [L.] 1. (Rom. Antiq.) A fourth part of the coin called an as. See 3d As, 2. 2. The fourth of a penny; a farthing. See Cur.

Meaning of Quadrans from wikipedia

- the coin. for the obsolete constellation, see quadrans muralis. the quadrans (literally meaning 'a quarter') or teruncius ('three
- into quadrans. ridpath, ian. 'quadrans muralis'. star tales. self-published. retrieved 25 march 2016.  ridpath, ian. 'lalande’s quadrans muralis'
- eucalyptus quadrans is a mallee that is native to western australia. trees portal list of eucalyptus species 'eucalyptus quadrans'. florabase. western
- special terms for quarter (quadrans), half (semis), and three-quarters (dodrans). dodrans is a latin contraction of de-quadrans which means 'a whole unit
- combination with the denarius and other Æ coins, e.g. the semis, triens, and quadrans. dodrans as a unit may refer to a time span of forty-five minutes or a
- australe stelliferum in 1763, which was published after de lacaille's death. quadrans muralis was originally created in 1795, being placed in the northern skies
- also produced: the bes (2/3), semis (1/2), quincunx (5/12), triens (1/3), quadrans (1/4), ****tans (1/6), uncia (1/12, also a common weight unit), and semuncia
- in gr**** is a quadrans, as implied by the translations this was a coin of low value. in the roman currency system of the time the quadrans was the lowest