Square

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Square

A unit of area equivalent to 100 square feet. It has historically been used to measure real estate in Australia.
References in classic literature ?
LIZA [rising and squaring herself determinedly] I'm going away.
There is more satisfaction in squaring one's back, and fighting against it, and winning one's way forward in spite of it - at least, so I feel, when Harris and George are sculling and I am steering.
I have been a thoughtless rascal about squaring prices--but come, dear, sit down and forgive me.