Quarter aspect

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Quarter aspect (Astrol) Same as Quadrate.
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Usage

In literature:

About three-quarters of an hour later they worked around the second corner, and entered into full view of the north aspect of Disscourn.
"A Voyage to Arcturus" by David Lindsay
Get thee back whence thou camest and seek a wife in thine own quarter, for thou art unfit in age and aspect to have so sweet a maid.
"Eric Brighteyes" by H. Rider Haggard
There was but little, too, in the aspect of the French court to encourage hopes of valuable assistance from that quarter.
"The Rise of the Dutch Republic, Volume III.(of III) 1574-84" by John Lothrop Motley
There was a most dismal aspect about the whole of this quarter.
"Paris under the Commune" by John Leighton
Outside their aspects differ, according to the quarter of the city.
"Rome in 1860" by Edward Dicey
Reuben, not a little startled by the new aspect of affairs, still kept his place upon the quarter-deck.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 17, No. 104, June, 1866" by Various
In another quarter of an hour the little room wore a more cheerful aspect.
"Doctor Luttrell's First Patient" by Rosa Nouchette Carey
EXPOSURE, the situation of a building, &c., with respect to sun and wind; 'aspect' with regard to the quarter of the heavens.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia" by Various
While the English interests wore so inauspicious an aspect in this quarter, their prospects were not much better among the Iroquois.
"The Conspiracy of Pontiac and the Indian War after the Conquest of Canada" by Francis Parkman
Thus in a financial aspect the first quarter-century closed glowingly, despite a severe Western drought in 1883.
"Our First Half-Century" by Government of Queensland
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In news:

Blake Griffin's third-quarter posterization of Serge Ibaka was raw power, but Blake flirted with a triple-double by showing off his game's finer aspects.
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In science:

As a key aspect of this study is an optimal particle track reconstruction, a particular effort has been devoted in the analysis in order to correct for misalignment biases, found to be dominated by global displacements of the T2 quarters.
Summary of Physics Results from the TOTEM Experiment
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