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square up

phrasal verb with square uk   us   /skweər/ verb
if two things that should be the same do not ​square up, they seem different or show different ​results: The ​accounts don't seem to ​square up.
(Definition of square up from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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