## In geometry|lang=en terms the difference between square and cylinder

is that

**square** is (geometry) a polygon with four sides of equal length and four angles of 90 degrees; a regular quadrilateral whose angles are all 90 degrees while

**cylinder** is (geometry) a solid figure bounded by a cylinder and two parallel planes intersecting the cylinder.

## As nouns the difference between **square** and **cylinder**

is that

**square** is (geometry) a polygon with four sides of equal length and four angles of 90 degrees; a regular quadrilateral whose angles are all 90 degrees while

**cylinder** is (geometry) a surface created by projecting a closed two-dimensional curve along an axis intersecting the plane of the curve.

## As an adjective **square**

is shaped like a (the polygon).

## As a verb **square**

is to adjust so as to align with or place at a right angle to something else.