## An Encyclopaedia of Architecture, Historical, Theoretical, & Practical |

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Page 149

Indeed , the style of Palladio could not be prevented from spreading through

Europe , as a

great good sense , simple

agreement ...

Indeed , the style of Palladio could not be prevented from spreading through

Europe , as a

**mean**beiween the severe use of ... The buildings by him exhibitgreat good sense , simple

**means**of accomplishing the end , a satisfactoryagreement ...

Page 170

By this

contributors to the building of th church were ... which he contrived to make a ver

effectual

feast the ...

By this

**means**( sa the historian ) the wonderful benefits granted to thecontributors to the building of th church were ... which he contrived to make a ver

effectual

**mean**of raising the superstructure ; for on the long - expected day , thefeast the ...

Page 280

If four lines be proportional , the rectangle or product of the estres is equal to the

rectangle or product of the

to the line D ( fig . 300. ) ; the rectang formed by the lines A and D is equal to the ...

If four lines be proportional , the rectangle or product of the estres is equal to the

rectangle or product of the

**means**. Let the line A be to the line B as the line C isto the line D ( fig . 300. ) ; the rectang formed by the lines A and D is equal to the ...

Page 281

... the extremes CF , CD , or CL is equal ( Prop . 67. ) to the rectangle of the

the lines CF , CL , being between the same parallels , are to one another ( Prop .

58. ) ...

... the extremes CF , CD , or CL is equal ( Prop . 67. ) to the rectangle of the

**means**, that is , to the square of cd . Again , the square of CD and the rectangle ofthe lines CF , CL , being between the same parallels , are to one another ( Prop .

58. ) ...

Page 282

equal to the product or rectangle of the

. 27. ) ... The tangent to a circle is a

part of the secant which lies out of the circle . In the circle ABD , CB ( fig . 311. ) ...

equal to the product or rectangle of the

**means**DG , FM . The halv ( Corol . to Prop. 27. ) ... The tangent to a circle is a

**mean**proportional between the secan and thepart of the secant which lies out of the circle . In the circle ABD , CB ( fig . 311. ) ...

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