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quadrant

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  • n  a quarter of the circumference of a circle
  • n  any of the four areas into which a plane is divided by two orthogonal coordinate axes
  • n  the area enclosed by two perpendicular radii of a circle
  • n  a measuring instrument for measuring altitude of heavenly bodies

  • Across the southern quadrant of Africa, this nightmare is real.
  • But this year, an eclectic slate of movie musicals is challenging the notion that the genre exists so the mommy quadrant can drag the daddy quadrant out on date night.
  • They draw two imaginary lines, one vertical and one horizontal, on the buttock (see diagram) and make the injection into the upper, outer quadrant.
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  • Marc Benioff in InformationWeek
    Microsoft CRM still lacks many of the key features customers demand today, which is why Gartner ranks them below both Salesforce and Siebel on the 2007 [Gartner] Magic Quadrant out last week,Benioff said.
  • Bob Weinstein in Business Wire (press release)
    We're happy to have Alan Quasha and his team at Quadrant on board and to be part of this company going forward,said Bob Weinstein, co-chairman TWC. "Quadrant's impeccable track record and leadership, along with their significant music...
  • Mike Krzyzewski in Reuters Canada
    I think we have taken a step up from the last quad (quadrant),team head coach Mike Krzyzewski, who led the US to the Beijing gold, told a teleconference.

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