Definition of square measure in English:

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square measure

Pronunciation: /skwe(ə)r ˈmeZHər/


A unit of measurement relating to area.
Example sentences
  • I have only ever heard it used as a square measure.
  • Existing Farming square measure is 1961.05 hectares; rice farming square measure is 1324.13 hectares.
  • A square measure equal, in England and Scotland, usually to one fourth of an acre, or 40 square rods; in the Union of South Africa, to 17.07 square yards, or 14.28 square meters. 2

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Syllabification: square meas·ure

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