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square sb. (1 metaphor from carpentry; see also SQUIER; Lr. I. i. 76* “the most precious of sense,” (a) feeling in its highest perfection, (b) the most delicately sensitive part of my nature)
1. due proportion or bounds (in action) Ant. II. iii. 6 “I have not kept my square.”
2. squadron H5 IV. ii. 28 “s-s of battle,” Ant. III. ix. [xi.] 40 “squares of war.” [IV. iii. [iv.] 212
3. embroidered bosom or yoke of a garment Wint.
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