Definition of square measure in English:

square measure

noun

  • A unit of measurement relating to area.

    • ‘A square measure equal, in England and Scotland, usually to one fourth of an acre, or 40 square rods; in the Union of South Africa, to 17.07 square yards, or 14.28 square meters. 2’
    • ‘Existing Farming square measure is 1961.05 hectares; rice farming square measure is 1324.13 hectares.’
    • ‘I have only ever heard it used as a square measure.’

Pronunciation:

square measure

/skwe(ə)r ˈmeZHər/