# Quadrilateral Sentence Examples

- The figures considered in § 22 are particular cases of the trapezium, which is a
**quadrilateral**with two parallel sides. - In shape it is
**quadrilateral**with a cape-like prolongation into Belgium on the north. - Legnago is one of the famous
**Quadrilateral**fortresses. - If, AB being held fixed, the 3
**quadrilateral**be slightly de formed, it is obvious that the instantaneous centre J will - be at the intersection of the - .~ straight lines AD, BC, since s the displacements of the points D, C are necessarily at right angles to AD, BC, respectively. - Finally, the BohemianMoravian Mountains, which enclose Bohemia and Moravia, and form the so-called
**quadrilateral**of Bohemia, constitute the link of the Austrian mountain-system with the hilly region (the Mittelgebirge) of central Europe. - Let ABCD be any
**quadrilateral**formed of jointed links. - It has the form of a
**quadrilateral**, elongated from N.W. - The Bank is a characteristic building,
**quadrilateral**, massive and low, but covering a large area, without external windows, and almost wholly unadorned; though the northwest corner is copied from the Temple of the Sibyl at Tivoli. - The Romans knew the constellation as Arctos or Ursa; the Arabians termed the
**quadrilateral**, formed by the four stars a, 0, y, b, Na'sh, a bier, whence it is sometimes known as Feretrum majus. - In Scotland, even as late as the reign of James VI., lords of parliament were always created bannerets as well as barons at their investiture, " part of the ceremony consisting in the display of a banner, and such ` barones majores ' were thereby entitled to the privilege of having one borne by a retainer before them to the field of a
**quadrilateral**form." - Venice and the
**Quadrilateral**, and central Italy was restored to its former rulers. - At the latters death in 1830 Ferdinand now flew to arms, and the Austrian garrisons, except in the
**Quadrilateral**(Verona, Peschiera, Mantua and Legnano) were expelled. - And Gratian as a
**quadrilateral**hall with four huge granite columns (now removed) in the centre, it was converted into a church about the close of the 4th century, and restored by Bishop Nicetius about 550. - They fortified it strongly in 1814, and with Peschiera, Mantua and Legnago it formed part of the famous
**quadrilateral**which until 1866 was the chief support of their rule in Italy. - The balance is adjusted by shunting either AD or BD with a box, S, containing 20 to Ioo ohms. All the wires in the
**quadrilateral**must be of the same metal as AB, to avoid accidental thermoelectric effects which would obscure the result. - Cap. 5) we find the correlated problem of the image of the sun passing through a
**quadrilateral**aperture always appearing round, and he further notes the lunated image of the eclipsed sun projected in the same way through the interstices of foliage or lattice-work. - The
**quadrilateral**, for instance, consists of two triangles, and its area is the product of half the length of one diagonal by the sum of the perpendiculars drawn to this diagonal from the other two angular points. - It is
**quadrilateral**in form, the sides being about 2 m. - Corner of the famous
**quadrilateral**(Rustchuk, Silistra, Shumla, Varna), but its fortifications were demolished in accordance with the Berlin Treaty (1877). - Thus a small and highly elevated portion of the state extends eastwards from its extreme north-eastern corner, and is attached to the great Afghan
**quadrilateral**by the thin link of the Panja valley. - In shape it is an irregular
**quadrilateral**, but its shores, save on the west, are deeply indented. - We have been guided in the selection of the particular
**quadrilateral**adopted by the rule of arranging the order of the sides so that the same letters indicate corresponding sides in the diagram of the frame and its reciprocal. - How to place a plane
**quadrilateral**of given form so that its geometric shadow may be a square; how to place an elliptic disk, with a small hole in it, so that the shadow may be circular with a bright spot at its centre, &c. - In addition to the encyclical letter, nineteen resolutions were put forth, and the reports of twelve special committees are appended upon which they are based, the subjects being intemperance, purity, divorce, polygamy, observance of Sunday, socialism, care of emigrants, mutual relations of dioceses of the Anglican Communion, home reunion, Scandinavian Church, Old Catholics, &c., Eastern Churches, standards of doctrine and worship. Perhaps the most important of these is the famous "Lambeth
**Quadrilateral**," which laid down a fourfold basis for home reunion - the Holy Scriptures, the Apostles' and Nicene creeds, the two sacraments ordained by Christ himself and the historic episcopate. - The so-called "Varna
**quadrilateral**," which has played an important part in Bulgarian military history, consists of the fortresses of Varna, Shumla, Rustchuk and Silistria.