Square


Square

Square may mean:

Mathematics

*Square (algebra), to multiply a number or other quantity by itself
**Perfect square
**Square matrix
**Square number
**Square root

*Square (geometry), a polygon with four equal sides and angles
**Unit square

*Square wave, a basic kind of non-sinusoidal waveform

Entertainment

*"Square" (album), an album by Buck 65
*Square (band), a musical trio from Lincoln, Nebraska
*Square Co., former video game company that merged with Enix to become Square Enix
**Square Electronic Arts, joint venture between console video game developers Square and Electronic Arts
**Square Enix, a video game company formed by the merger of Enix and Square
**Square Pictures, a computer-animated film division of Square Co.
*"The Square" (1994 film), a Chinese documentary
*"The Square" (2008 film), an Australian film
*The Squares, an English band that formed in 1985

Language

*A modifier adjective, used when describing fielding positions in cricket
*An adjective or noun, used when describing two positions parallel with one another relative to the goal in football (soccer)
*Square character (■), a written character
*Square (slang), an unhip person or a cigarette

Places

*Square Lake, Maine, an unorganized territory in Aroostook County, Maine
*The Square, a common name for public squares
*Tiananmen Square in Beijing, China, the largest open urban square in the world
*Times Square, a popular landmark in New York City
*Town square or Market square, an open area commonly found in the heart of a traditional town
*Trafalgar Square in London, England

Other

*An astrological aspect of 90 degrees
*Broken square
*Carpentry square, a tool
*Infantry square
*Square (area), an Imperial unit of floor area and other construction materials
*Square (cipher), a cryptographic block cipher
*Square division, a form of military organization
*Square rig, a type of sail and rigging arrangement
*SQUARE methodology, a CERT SEE developed methodology for security requirements engineering


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  • Square Co. — Square (entreprise) Logo de Square Co. Création septembre 1983 Dates clés 1986 : indépendance 1987 1988 : énorme succès de Final Fantasy 1997 : succès mondial de Final Fantasy …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Square — (skw[^a]r), n. [OF. esquarre, esquierre, F. [ e]querre a carpenter s square (cf. It. squadra), fr. (assumed) LL. exquadrare to make square; L. ex + quadrus a square, fr. quattuor four. See {Four}, and cf. {Quadrant}, {Squad}, {Squire} a square.]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Square — (skw[^a]r), a. 1. (Geom.) Having four equal sides and four right angles; as, a square figure. [1913 Webster] 2. Forming a right angle; as, a square corner. [1913 Webster] 3. Having a shape broad for the height, with rectilineal and angular rather …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • square — [ skwar ] n. m. • 1715, puis mil. XIXe; mot angl., proprt « carré », de l a. fr. esquarre; cf. équerre ♦ Petit jardin public, généralement entouré d une grille et aménagé au milieu d une place (cf. Carré, au Québec). Enfants qui jouent dans un… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • square — [skwer] n. [ME < OFr esquarre < VL * exquadra < * exquadrare, to make square < L ex, out + quadrare, to square < quadrus, a square < base of quattuor,FOUR] 1. a plane figure having four equal sides and four right angles: see… …   English World dictionary

  • SQUARE — BRUSSELS MEETING CENTRE est le nom donné au principal centre de congrès de la ville de Bruxelles. SQUARE est géré par GL Events[1] group et situé dans le centre historique et culturel de la capitale belge, le Mont des Arts. Avec son entrée en… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • square — ► NOUN 1) a plane figure with four equal straight sides and four right angles. 2) an open, typically four sided, area surrounded by buildings. 3) an area within a military barracks or camp used for drill. 4) the product of a number multiplied by… …   English terms dictionary

  • Square — Square, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Squared} (skw[^a]rd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Squaring}.] [Cf. OF. escarrer, esquarrer. See {Square}, n.] 1. To form with four equal sides and four right angles. Spenser. [1913 Webster] 2. To form with right angles and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Square Co. — Square Co. Square Co. Тип Public (defunct) Год основания Сентябрь …   Википедия

  • square — [adj1] honest, genuine aboveboard, decent, equal, equitable, ethical, even, fair, fair and square, impartial, impersonal, just, nonpartisan, objective, on the level, sporting, sportspersonlike, straight, straightforward, unbiased, unprejudiced,… …   New thesaurus