Four corners Sentence Examples
The mouth may be a simple, circular pore at the extremity of the manubrium, or by folding of the edges it may become square or shaped like a Maltese cross, with four corners and four lips.
Four principal avenues radiate from points near a central circle to the four corners of the city.
At some distance from the shaft a square water-tight wall was built, and the space between it and the shaft was filled in with sand, which was purified of all saline matter by repeated washings; on the ground-level perforated stones set at the four corners of the basin admitted the rain-water, which was discharged from the roofs by lead pipes; this water filtered through the sand and percolated into the shaft of the well, whence it was drawn in copper buckets.
The forms of roof are various, but mostly they commence in a steep slope at the top, gradually flattening towards the eaves so as to produce a slightly concave appearance, this concavity being rendered more emphatic by the tilt which is given to the eaves at the four corners.
Neither the Romans nor the Turks had been able to subdue this square mountainous tract, of which Bougie, Setif, Aumale and Dellys form the four corners.Advertisement
With this view he made a small cross of two small light strips of cedar, the arms being sufficiently long to reach to the four corners of a large thin silk handkerchief when extended.
Of the vast range of buildings for the accommodation of the monks hardly any part remains except the abbot's kitchen, noteworthy for its octagonal interior (the exterior plan being square, with the four corners filled in with fireplaces and chimneys), the porter's lodge and the abbey barn.
The building is built of white marble throughout, crowned with a great white dome in the centre, and with a smaller dome at each of its four corners.
In ground plan it is almost a square, with a quadrangular tower at each of the four corners.
The streets of the former are narrow and irregular, but the latter, founded at the end of the 16th century by fugitive Walloons and Netherlanders, is built in the form of a pentagon with broad streets crossing at right angles, and possesses several fine squares, among which may be mentioned the marketplace, adorned with handsome fountains at the four corners.Advertisement
On the four corners above the first section of the tower are four figures, each 14 ft.
Makran is the home of remnants of an innumerable company of mixed people gathered from the four corners of Asia and eastern Africa.
Based in the UK, ConceptCar is a totally international site with visitors from all four corners of the world.
They are a tangible, visual link to the heart of the City from the four corners of the modern metropolis.
The main outer edges of the album are finished in shiny silver and has a flower design within the four corners of the album.Advertisement
These are large squares of cream material bordered with black stripes and with long tassels at the four corners.
At each of the four corners in each of three sections rising one above the other are bronze eagles and figures representing the United States Infantry, Marine, Cavalry and Artillery, also Victory, Union, Emancipation and History; the figure by which the monument is surmounted was designed to symbolize Michigan.
Tie bows on the four corners to accent the bed.
Flip the door over and affix turned legs to the four corners according to the leg manufacturer's directions.
Instead of placing the main subject in the middle of the center square, put it in one of the four corners of the center square.Advertisement
Many churches and other buildings include them in corners or near doors; however, move them so they are at the four corners of the dance floor or flank the head tables with them so they are spotlighted.
You will also need four rot resistant posts which will be placed several inches into the ground inside each of the four corners.
Tap the tile into place with a rubber mallet at all four corners as well as in the center of the tile.
Pull these four corners gently in opposite directions to create the arms and the legs of the rabbit.
It has grommets in all four corners and comes with camping stakes to hold it in place.Advertisement
As an example, the four corners of the chess board are designated as a1, a8, h1 and h8.
If you have a two-eyed Jack that you want to play, you are able to place your chip anywhere on the gameboard, except on one of the four corners.
Attach lighting chains to the four corners of the kennel.
The four corners are usually encased in prongs to ensure that the wearer doesn't get them snagged.
This area around Roma Termini is the most commercial of Rome's four corners and the streets radiating from the station are lined with restaurants, hotels and shops of all types.
This area is the oldest of Rome's four corners and was an early Etruscan settlement even during Rome's formation.
The power and volume controls are on the side while the main navigation controls are the screen itself -- simply press on any of the four corners to move through songs or change options.