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Cloverleaf

A gravitationally lensed image of a very distant quasar (redshift 2.56) in the form of four images separated by about 1 arc second. The lensing galaxy has not yet been detected and may itself lie at comparatively high redshift. See gravitational lens.

cloverleaf

[′klō·vər‚lēf]
(civil engineering)
A highway intersection resembling a clover leaf and designed to allow movement and interchange of traffic without direct crossings and left turns.
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On Wednesday, the Cloverleaf Standardbred Owners Association board of directors voted to accept tentatively a $13.
In the first step of the reaction, separate bisdiene molecules connect to each lobe of the cloverleaf molecule to form an open, three-pronged intermediate.
Ameresco performs infrastructure upgrades at four Cloverleaf School District facilities as part of a budget-neutral ESPC.
Applications are invited from suitably qualified contractors wishing to be considered for inclusion on a Select List of Tenderers for the design and construction Tiverton EUE Access, half cloverleaf junction.
Cloverleaf Restaurants' plan to open a 1,291sq m outlet on the Team Valley aimed at businesses and families was passed yesterdayby Gateshead Council.