quadrans


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quadrans

(ˈkwɒdrænz)
n
a unit of weight measuring a quarter of a troy ounce
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The extended iXBlue surface and subsea navigation comprehensive product range includes: QUADRANS, OCTANS and INS Product upgrade, HYDRINS, PHINS, and MARINS Series for surface/sub navigation and OCTANS Nano, OCTANS 3000 and PHINS 6000 for subsea.
com explains that Quadrantids meteor shower is named after a constellation named Quadrans Muralis or the Wall Quadrant.
For, as we know, any Jew--whatever his station in society--who would deliver another Jew to the Romans for execution would be considered a traitor, and his life would not be worth a sestertius, not even a quadrans.