noun, plural quad·riv·i·a [kwo-driv-ee-uh]. /kwɒˈdrɪv i ə/.
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Such men as Anselm were educated on the Trivium and Quadrivium.The History of Dartmouth College|Baxter Perry Smith
The four branches of the quadrivium were pursued more casually.
The first figure in the representation of the quadrivium is Music, with Tubal Cain beneath.Old English Libraries|Ernest Savage
Astronomy, the third branch of the Quadrivium, had for its practical object the computation of the Churchs calendar.
In the curriculum of the mediaeval university, astronomy made up with music, arithmetic and geometry the Quadrivium.The Evolution of Modern Medicine|William Osler