Opyne it is also that alle nombres may be a rote to a quadrat and cubike, but not alle nombre quadrat or cubike.
The more meene thus, as to brynge the rote of the lesse into a quadrat of the more.
The lesse thus, If the rote of the more be brought Into the quadrat of the lesse.
The German is No. 30 quadrat, which is rendered approximately by the above.
And yf it be not quadrat the rote of the most quadrat fynde out, vnder the nombre proposede.
If a nombre be hade twies in hym-self, oer ones in his quadrat, at is the same, at a cubike Fol.
And here-by it is open that o nombre is the roote of a quadrat and of a cubike.
Cubike is at nombre at comythe of ledynge of hym-selfe twyes, or ones in his quadrat.
The rote of the most quadrat conteynede vndre the nombre proposede.
To20 draw a rote of the nombre quadrat it is What-euer nombre be proposede to fynde his rote and to se yf it be quadrat.
"a blank, low-cast type used by typographers to fill in larger spaces in printed lines," 1680s, from French quadrat "a quadrat," literally "a square," from Latin quadratrus, past participle of quadrare "to square, make square" (see quadrant). Earlier in English it meant a type of surveying instrument (c.1400).