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English definition of “square”


adjective [-er/-est only] (SHAPE)   /skwer, skwær/
having four sides of equal length and four angles of 90°: They set up the square card tables for the bridge players . (abbreviation sq) A square unit of measurement is an area that is a particular distance wide and the same distance long : The box was three feet square. The correct figure is 900 sq miles .
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