any group of four, especially people.
bonnie pointer and her three sisters formed the quartet the pointer sisters in 1969. the daughters of a minister, the sisters grew up singing gospel music in oakland, california, before pursuing careers as professional vocalists who played with genres that ranged from scat vocals to country ballads, according to fox news. bonnie was credited with writing the 1975 funk track "how long (betcha’ got a chick on the side)," which was later sampled by the rap group salt-n-pepa. everydayhealth.com
in 2002, while preparing to invade iraq, the u.s. pushed the palestinians to reform their government and eliminate support for terror groups. the u.s. formed a group with the european union, the united nations, and russia, known as the "quartet." the quartet produced roadmap for peace, which envisioned the creation of a palestinian state by 2005. factmonster.com
dr. green: this is going to be a quartet; we are not planning on speaking at the very same time; we’re going to speak in sequence. we’re welcoming susan kanaan to the quartet, and she’s going to be sitting down here at this end of our table and she will work us through this slide show. hhs.gov
in 2002, while preparing to invade iraq, the u.s. pushed the palestinians to reform their government and eliminate support for terror groups. the u.s. formed a group with the european union, the united nations, and russia, known as the "quartet." the quartet produced roadmap for peace, which envisioned the creation of a palestinian state by 2005. infoplease.com
explore musical relationships in beethoven's late works with the preeminent borromeo string quartet, featuring beethoven's op. 130 string quartet and its original ending, the legendary grosse fuge, labelled by stravinsky as "an absolutely contemporary piece of music that will be contemporary forever." renowned violist nicholas cords joins the quartet for a performance of beethoven's 8th symphony and a movement of the 7th in transcription. hailed for its passionate and fearless performances, the borromeo carries listeners through extremes of expression, from intimate to triumphant, playing monumental works to celebrate the 250th anniversary of beethoven's birth. loc.gov
i often wonder what happened to the other trio of my quartet. i kept up with jeff for many years, but i lost track of john and mark. i sometimes wonder if they took away from their side of the tank and melba the same lessons i did, much, much more than the anatomy we learned. medpagetoday.com
reagents and solvents were purchased from advanced chemblock, sigma-aldrich, combi-blocks, or novabiochem. high-resolution mass spectroscopy was performed on a waters zq with a single quadrupole detector, attached to a waters 2695 hplc column. all nuclear magnetic resonance (nmr) spectra were recorded at room temperature on a bruker avance 300 mhz spectrometer. singles are presented as parts per million (ppm), and multiplicity is identified as single (s), broad (br), doublet (d), triplet (t), quartet (q), or multiplet (m); coupling constants are in hertz. concentration under reduced pressure was performed by rotary evaporation without heating at appropriate pressure. purified baas were lyophilized under high vacuum (0.01 to 0.05 torr) to give white powders. chemistry yields refer to isolated pure chemicals, and radiochemical yields refer to non–decay-corrected radiochemically pure products. nih.gov