squaring


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Related to squaring: Squaring the circle, squaring off

squaring

Adjusting or constructing so that all corners are rectangular. Also called squaring-off.
References in classic literature ?
Thus, in the case of the squaring of the circle, if indeed that process is an object of knowledge, though it itself exists as an object of knowledge, yet the knowledge of it has not yet come into existence.
Trousers," said Grimaud, still squaring his accounts.
George, sitting stiffly upright and squaring an elbow on each knee, "but I believe you're a Chancery suitor, if I have heard correct?