square number


noun

a number that is the square of another integer, as 1 of 1, 4 of 2, 9 of 3, etc.

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Origin of square number

First recorded in 1550–60
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British Dictionary definitions for square number

square number

noun

an integer, such as 1, 4, 9, or 16, that is the square of an integer
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