## squaring

Verb

- Present participle of
*square*.

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- (III.) Again in (I.) transposing a x (bc) to the other side and
**squaring**, we obtain 2(ac) (bc)axbx = (bc) 2 a'+(ac) 2 bx- (ab) 2 c1. - Dinostratus, a Greek geometer and disciple of Plato, discussed the curve, and showed how it effected a mechanical solution of
**squaring**the circle. - Lastly he gave an infinite product for the number it (see Circle,
**Squaring**Of). - It became known as the "Delian problem" or the "problem of the duplication of the cube," and ranks in historical importance with the problems of "trisecting an angle" and "
**squaring**the circle." - The Pythagorean discovery of "
**squaring**a square," i.e.

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