Calling square - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
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call (something) square
To acknowledge that a debt has been paid. Thank you for paying me back—now we can call it square.
call something square
to pronounce a debt or obligation to have been paid, balanced, or ended. Thanks for the hundred bucks. I think we can call it square now.
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dances in 1952, mainly to lure girls from a nearby junior college to his all-male Springfield College in Massachusetts.