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German-English: TU-Chemnitz DING Dictionary
Flächenmaß {n} | Flächenmaße {pl}square measure | square measures [Add to Longdo]

Japanese-English: EDICT Dictionary
全面積[ぜんめんせき, zenmenseki] (n) total size (of land); square measure [Add to Longdo]
町段畝歩[ちょうたんせぶ, choutansebu] (n) units of square measure (for rice fields, forests, etc.) [Add to Longdo]

Result from Foreign Dictionaries (3 entries found)

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  Square \Square\ (skw[^a]r), a.
     1. (Geom.) Having four equal sides and four right angles; as,
        a square figure.
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     2. Forming a right angle; as, a square corner.
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     3. Having a shape broad for the height, with rectilineal and
        angular rather than curving outlines; as, a man of a
        square frame.
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     4. Exactly suitable or correspondent; true; just.
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              She's a most triumphant lady, if report be square to
              her.                                  --Shak.
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     5. Rendering equal justice; exact; fair; honest; as, square
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     6. Even; leaving no balance; as, to make or leave the
        accounts square.
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     7. Leaving nothing; hearty; vigorous.
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              By Heaven, square eaters.
              More meat, I say.                     --Beau. & Fl.
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     8. (Naut.) At right angles with the mast or the keel, and
        parallel to the horizon; -- said of the yards of a
        square-rigged vessel when they are so braced.
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     Note: Square is often used in self-explaining compounds or
           combinations, as in square-built, square-cornered,
           square-cut, square-nosed, etc.
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     {Square foot}, an area equal to that of a square the sides of
        which are twelve inches; 144 square inches.
     {Square knot}, a knot in which the terminal and standing
        parts are parallel to each other; a reef knot. See Illust.
        under {Knot}.
     {Square measure}, the measure of a superficies or surface
        which depends on the length and breadth taken conjointly.
        The units of square measure are squares whose sides are
        the linear measures; as, square inches, square feet,
        square meters, etc.
     {Square number}. See {Square}, n., 6.
     {Square root of a number} or {Square root of a quantity}
        (Math.), that number or quantity which, multiplied by
        itself, produces the given number or quantity.
     {Square sail} (Naut.), a four-sided sail extended upon a yard
        suspended by the middle; sometimes, the foresail of a
        schooner set upon a yard; also, a cutter's or sloop's sail
        boomed out. See Illust. of {Sail}.
     {Square stern} (Naut.), a stern having a transom and joining
        the counter timbers at an angle, as distinguished from a
        round stern, which has no transom.
     {Three-square}, {Five-square}, etc., having three, five,
        etc., equal sides; as, a three-square file.
     {To get square with}, to get even with; to pay off. [Colloq.]
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  measure \meas"ure\ (m[e^]zh"[-u]r; 135), n. [OE. mesure, F.
     mesure, L. mensura, fr. metiri, mensus, to measure; akin to
     metrum poetical measure, Gr. me`tron, E. meter. Cf.
     {Immense}, {Mensuration}, {Mete} to measure.]
     1. A standard of dimension; a fixed unit of quantity or
        extent; an extent or quantity in the fractions or
        multiples of which anything is estimated and stated;
        hence, a rule by which anything is adjusted or judged.
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     2. An instrument by means of which size or quantity is
        measured, as a graduated line, rod, vessel, or the like.
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              False ells and measures be brought all clean adown.
                                                    --R. of
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     3. The dimensions or capacity of anything, reckoned according
        to some standard; size or extent, determined and stated;
        estimated extent; as, to take one's measure for a coat.
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              The measure thereof is longer than the earth, and
              broader than the sea.                 --Job xi. 9.
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     4. The contents of a vessel by which quantity is measured; a
        quantity determined by a standard; a stated or limited
        quantity or amount.
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              It is like leaven which a woman took and hid in
              three measures of meal.               --Luke xiii.
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     5. Extent or degree not excessive or beyong bounds;
        moderation; due restraint; esp. in the phrases, in
        measure; with measure; without or beyond measure.
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              Hell hath enlarged herself, and opened her mouth
              without measure.                      --Is. v. 14.
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     6. Determined extent, not to be exceeded; limit; allotted
        share, as of action, influence, ability, or the like; due
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              Lord, make me to know mine end, and the measure of
              my days.                              --Ps. xxxix.
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     7. The quantity determined by measuring, especially in buying
        and selling; as, to give good or full measure.
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     8. Undefined quantity; extent; degree.
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              There is a great measure of discretion to be used in
              the performance of confession.        --Jer. Taylor.
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     9. Regulated division of movement:
        (a) (Dancing) A regulated movement corresponding to the
            time in which the accompanying music is performed;
            but, especially, a slow and stately dance, like the
        (b) (Mus.) (1) The group or grouping of beats, caused by
            the regular recurrence of accented beats. (2) The
            space between two bars. See {Beat}, {Triple},
            {Quadruple}, {Sextuple}, {Compound time}, under
            {Compound}, a., and {Figure}.
        (c) (Poetry) The manner of ordering and combining the
            quantities, or long and short syllables; meter;
            rhythm; hence, a foot; as, a poem in iambic measure.
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     10. (Arith.) A number which is contained in a given number a
         number of times without a remainder; as in the phrases,
         the common measure, the greatest common measure, etc., of
         two or more numbers; a denominator. See {common
         denominator} under {denominator}.
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     11. A step or definite part of a progressive course or
         policy; a means to an end; an act designed for the
         accomplishment of an object; as, political measures;
         prudent measures; an inefficient measure.
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               His majesty found what wrong measures he had taken
               in the conferring that trust, and lamented his
               error.                               --Clarendon.
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     12. The act of measuring; measurement. --Shak.
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     13. pl. (Geol.) Beds or strata; as, coal measures; lead
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     {linear measure}, {lineal measure}, or {long measure},
        measure of length; the measure of lines or distances.
     {Liquid measure}, the measure of liquids.
     {Square measure}, the measure of superficial area of surfaces
        in square units, as inches, feet, miles, etc.
     {To have hard measure}, to have harsh treatment meted out to
        one; to be harshly or oppressively dealt with.
     {To take measures}, to make preparations; to provide means.
     {To take one's measure}, to measure one, as for a garment;
        hence, to form an opinion of one's disposition, character,
        ability, etc.
     {To tread a measure}, to dance in the style so called. See 9
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                   Say to her, we have measured many miles
                   To tread a measure with her on this grass.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

  square measure
      n 1: a system of units used to measure areas [syn: {area unit},
           {square measure}]

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