Is a square with a diagonal drawn connecting two corners still considered a square? This is a question about the definition of a square.
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No, a square is a 4 sided polygon, with all sides equal, and all interior angles 90 degrees.
A square with a line across the corners is not a 4 sided polygon. Hence not a square.