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yard1

yard1

 
 
pronunciation:
yard
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a unit of length equal to three feet or 0.9144 meter. (abbr.: yd.)
definition 2: a long rod or spar, mounted crosswise on a mast and tapering toward the ends, that supports and spreads a sail.
synonyms:
gaff
similar words:
boom, spar, yardarm
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