What does t-square mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. T-square(noun)

    a square used by draftsmen to draw parallel lines


  1. T-square(Noun)

    a rule with a short perpendicular crosspiece at one end, used by draughtsmen to draw parallel lines


  1. T-Square

    T-Square was an early drafting program written by Peter Samson assisted by Alan Kotok and possibly Robert A. Saunders while they were students at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and members of the Tech Model Railroad Club. T-Square was written for the PDP-1 computer and its Type 30 precision CRT that Digital Equipment Corporation donated to MIT in 1961. It is unlikely that many people have had the opportunity to use T-Square although Samson has said the group drew some schematics.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of t-square in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of t-square in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of t-square in a Sentence

  1. Margaret Ore:

    We're kind of back to square one.

  2. Sarah Friar:

    Large sellers are joining Square.

  3. Black Elk, Native American:

    There can be no power in a square...

  4. O. Henry:

    I prefer a square, nonillegal style of business

  5. Walt Whitman:

    Some people are so much sunshine to the square inch.

Images & Illustrations of t-square

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