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English definition of “square the circle”

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square the circle

If you try to square the circle, you try to do something that is very difficult or impossible.
Translations of “square the circle”
in Chinese (Traditional) 試圖做非常困難(或不可能)的事…
in Chinese (Simplified) 试图做非常困难(或不可能)的事…
(Definition of square the circle from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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