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square in Architecture topic

squaresquare2 ●●● S2 W3 noun [countable]  1 shapeHMSQUARE a shape with four straight equal sides with 90° angles at the cornersrectangle First of all, draw a square.square of a small square of cloth2 in a townAATBAREA a large open area in the centre of a town or city, usually in the shape of a square, or the buildings surrounding itmain/market/town square The hotel is just off the main square of Sorrento. She lives in Hanover Square.3 square one4 numberHMN the result of multiplying a number by itselfsquare rootsquare of The square of 4 is 16.5 in a gameDGB a space on a board used for playing a game such as chess6 person informalBORING someone who is considered boring and unfashionable syn nerd7 tool (also set square)TZ a flat object with a straight edge, often shaped like an L, used for drawing or measuring 90° angles
Examples from the Corpus
squareCheck the saw blade with a square to make sure.They had been covered with a square of spotted muslin, for decency she supposed.When a player reaches a black square, they must answer three questions to reach Number 10.One after another, they gather near the Stone County courthouse square.The Little Palace Theatre was situated in a side street running off Fellburn market square.Arrange pheasant pieces on individual plates and place one of the polenta squares on the side of each serving.Yesterday, Mr Dubcek's name was chanted at least as loudly as it was in the same square over 21 years ago.Have you been to the bank on the square?square ofa square of green clothmain/market/town squareIts old courthouse, streets lined with Victorian homes and town square scream heartland.I was leaving an office in a busy New Town square.They jogged round a corner, and found themselves in what passed for the town square of Dead Rat, Arizona.Try Bashford Court, across the street from the town square.For decades, townspeople thought his childhood home was a three-story rowhouse near the market square, now a porcelain shop.Nowadays, the battlefield is an opera stage, at Sebastiani Theatre on the town square.Then he hurried away towards the main square.