### Definition of Squares

1. Noun. (plural of square) ¹

2. Verb. (third-person singular of square) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

### Literary usage of Squares

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. A History of Greek Mathematics by Thomas Little Heath (1921)
"In V. 11 the number 3a+l has to be divisible into three squares. ... That is, ' a number of the form 24n + 7 cannot be the sum of three squares'. ..."

2. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1919)
"The second of the auxiliary squares F is constructed as follows: Rewrite square E, making another square F in which the left- hand column of E (beginning ..."

3. The Monist by Hegeler Institute (1913)
"MAGIC squares MADE WITH PRIME NUMBERS TO HAVE THE LOWEST POSSIBLE SUMMATIONS. In making magic squares of all orders with prime numbers it is evident that ..."

4. The Monist by Hegeler Institute (1909)
"All these characteristics are present no matter in what order the original squares are piled, which gives us 720 permutations. Furthermore, only one form of ..."

5. Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Standard Work of Reference in Art, Literature (1907)
"Hence to attempt to demonstrate and explain the method of lent squares when several elements have to be determined from a number of observations exceeding ..."

6. Modern City Planning and Maintenance by Frank Koester (1914)
"Open spaces or squares have been a feature of cities since the earliest times. ... Such squares were used for various purposes, as for public assemblies, ..."