SportsDictionary.org      Sports Terms...
Home -› QUADRANT

Online dictionary

Dictionaries by Category

Definition Of:

QUADRANT

Sport DictionaryMaritime Terms
A nautical instrument, on the arc of which is a finely graduated scale showing degrees and minutes, with adjustable reflectors, etc.; used to find the altitude of heavenly bodies, angular distances, etc.; on a marine engine, quadrant bars are part of the reversing gear. On a steering gear, the rudder quadrant is a section of a wheel or sheave fastened to the rudder head.
See also: IACS , 720 , P IP , F.P.A. , D A

 

Sport Dictionary INDEX:


List of Terms: Terms beginning with "A", Page 1

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z Š 1 2 3 5 6 7 8 9
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26

A: Page 1 of 53.

A
A board
A ground
A head
A hull
A long sea
A main
A midships
A peek
A-LEE
A-WEATHER
A-WEIGH


Other Resources

Dictionary

Football

Soccer

Baseball Rules

NBA

NFL

MLB

Beijing 2008


Home   |   Translation  |   Dictionary   |   Contact Us   |   About Us
SportsDictionary.org
  Powered by Babylon - Translation Softtware
Copyright 2008, SportsDictionary.org. All rights reserved.