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 Quadran from wikipedia

- quadrans muralis (latin for mural quadrant) was a constellation created by jérôme lalande in 1795. it was located between the constellations of boötes
- the coin. for the obsolete constellation, see quadrans muralis. the quadrans (literally meaning 'a quarter') was a low-value
- the gregory walker or p****amezzo moderno ('modern half step'; also quadran, quadrant, or quadro pavan) was 'one of the most po****r harmonic formulae
- lorde lumlyes pavan pavana galiarda the quadran pavan variation of the quadran pavan galiard to the quadran pavan pavan galiard to the pavan sainte thomas
- it can be seen down to 51 degrees south latitude. the name comes from quadrans muralis, a former constellation created in 1795 by the french astronomer
- special terms for quarter (quadrans), half (semis), and three-quarters (dodrans). dodrans is a latin contraction of de-quadrans which means 'a whole unit
- f. in combination with a denarius and others Æ coins: semis, triens, quadrans. metellus may be marcus caecilius metellus, consul 115 bc. the latin word
- australe stelliferum in 1763, which was published after de lacaille's death. quadrans muralis was originally created in 1795, but has since been divided between