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Quadrivium
(1,797 words)

Within the academic canon of the septem artes liberales (seven liberal arts), the three language-oriented disciplines of the trivium (→trivium) were followed by four mathematical disciplines of the classroom and of scie…

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Martin Kintzinger, “Quadrivium”, in: Brill’s Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages. Consulted online on 20 July 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2213-2139_bema_SIM_033842>
First published online: 2016



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