What is the definition of Yard?
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A rod; a stick; a staff.
A branch; a twig.
A long piece of timber, as a rafter, etc.
A measure of length, equaling three feet, or thirty-six inches, being the standard of English and American measure.
A long piece of timber, nearly cylindrical, tapering toward the ends, and designed to support and extend a square sail. A yard is usually hung by the center to the mast. See Illust. of Ship.
An inclosure; usually, a small inclosed place in front of, or around, a house or barn; as, a courtyard; a cowyard; a barnyard.
An inclosure within which any work or business is carried on; as, a dockyard; a shipyard.
To confine (cattle) to the yard; to shut up, or keep, in a yard; as, to yard cows.
To move, proceed, advance, pass, go, come, etc., swiftly, smoothly, or with...
To cause to sit; to make to assume a specified position or attitude; to give site or...
To cause to move upon a center, or as if upon a center; to give circular motion to; to cause to...
That which pricks or pierces; the sharp end of anything, esp. the sharp end of a...
To go; to move; to proceed; to be moved or transferred from one point to another; to make a...
Having every portion of the surface or of the circumference equally distant from...
That agent, force, or action in nature by the operation of which upon the organs of sight,...
The stem, or main body, of a tree or plant; the fixed, strong, firm part; the trunk.
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The stem, or main body, of a tree or plant; the fixed, strong, firm part; the trunk. The... More >>