We're working on a new site. Click here to get a sneak preview.

magic square


Definition of MAGIC SQUARE

:  a square containing a number of integers arranged so that the sum of the numbers is the same in each row, column, and main diagonal and often in some or all of the other diagonals

Illustration of MAGIC SQUARE

First Known Use of MAGIC SQUARE

circa 1704

Rhymes with MAGIC SQUARE


Next Word in the Dictionary: magic treePrevious Word in the Dictionary: magic realismAll Words Near: magic square
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears