### Square

Definition: The # keyboard symbol. See Octothorpe Variant spellings: squaresign; squaremark; squaresymbol; squarekey

### Square

An unopened cotton flower with its enclosing bracts

### Square

In heraldry, square refers to a shape of shield. The square shield is basically
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### Square

A term of respect. Any man of courage, honesty, self- reliance, and devotion to what he believed to be right was ' square ' and darn proud of-it.
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### Square

A ram air parachute as opposed to a round parachute
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### square

[adj] - having four equal sides and four right angles or forming a right angle 2. [adj] - characterized by honesty and fairness 3. [adj] - (slang) rigidly conventional or old-fashioned 4. [n] - (geometry) a plane rectangle with four equal sides and four right angles 5. [n] - the product of two equal terms 6. [n] - someone...
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### Square

The square is a single sheet of netting which joins the belly and the top wings and acts as a cover to prevent the fish from escaping the path of the trawl by swimming upwards clear of the net
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### Square

A number raised to the power 2 ie 2 x 2 = 22 = 4. Also, a 2 dimensional figure with the height and width having the same lengths,and at right angles to each other.function init(){}
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### square

A rectangle with 4 equal sides
Example:
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26 in.
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### Square

A unit of measure, e.g. 100 square feet, usually applied to roofing material. Sidewall coverings are sometimes packed to cover 100 square feet and are sold on that basis.
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### Square

Square noun [ Old French esquarre , esquierre , French équerre a carpenter's square (cf. Italian squadra ), from (assumed) Late Latin exquadrare to make square; Latin ex + quadrus a square, from quattuor four. See Four , and confer Quadran...
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### Square

Square adjective 1. (Geom.) Having four equal sides and four right angles; as, a square figure. 2. Forming a right angle; as, a square corner. 3. Having a shape broad for the height, with rectilineal and angular rather than curving outlines; as, a man of ...
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### Square

Square transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Squared ; present participle & verbal noun Squaring .] [ Confer Old French escarrer , esquarrer . See Square , noun ] 1. To form ...
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### Square

Square intransitive verb 1. To accord or agree exactly; to be consistent with; to conform or agree; to suit; to fit. « No works shall find acceptamce . . . That square not truly with the Scripture plan.» Cowper. 2. To go to opposite sides; to take an attitud...
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### square

1. <geometry> The corner, or angle, of a figure. A parallelogram having four equal sides and four right angles. ... 2. Hence, anything which is square, or nearly so; as: A square piece or fragment. 'He bolted his food down his capacious throat in squares of three inches.' (Sir W. Scott) ... A pane of glass. ... One hundred superficial feet. ....
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### square

straight adjective rigidly conventional or old-fashioned
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### square

noun someone who doesn`t understand what is going on
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### Square

• (n.) One hundred superficial feet. • (n.) A pane of glass. • (n.) To form with four sides and four right angles. • (n.) To compare with, or reduce to, any given measure or standard. • (a.) Leaving nothing; hearty; vigorous. • (n.) To form with right angles and straight lines, or flat surfaces; as, to square mason`s w...
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### square

(from the article `architecture, Western`) The regularized residential city square received its greatest development in France with the planning of the royal squares. The Parisian Place des ...
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### square

in geometry, a plane figure with four equal sides and four right (90°) angles. A square is a special kind of rectangle (an equilateral one) and a ... [1 related articles]
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### square

in measurement, device consisting of two straightedges set at right angles to each other. It is used by carpenters and machinists for checking the ... [1 related articles]
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### Square

[sailing] The term to square a yard is used when sailing a square-rigged ship. To `square a yard` is to lay the yards at right angles to the line of the keel by trimming with the braces. ==Explanation== `Squaring a yard` adjusts the position of the square sails so that they are perpendicular to the keel of the ship. This is done in order to...
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### Square

Square is slang for not-hip; boring; old-fashioned.
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### Square

[unit] The square is an Imperial unit of area that is used in the United States construction industry, and was historically used in Australia. One square is equal to 100 square feet. Examples where the unit is used are roofing shingles, metal roofing, vinyl siding, and fibercement siding products. Some home builders use squares as a unit in...
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### Square

- A unit of measure-100 square feet-usually applied to roofing and siding material. Also, a situation that exists when two elements are at right angles to each other. Also a tool for checking this.
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