Sentence Examples with the word Quadrupled

For not only has the weight been more than quadrupled in some of the larger breeds, and the structure of the skull and other parts of the skeleton greatly altered, but the proportionate size of the brain has been reduced and the colour and texture of the fur altered in a remarkable manner.

Within the cities and upon the open lands the Italians, in this and the next century, doubled, trebled and quadrupled their numbers.