- yard; yards.
- (in the People's Democratic Republic of Yemen) dinar; dinars.
- a unit of area measurement equal to a square measuring one yard on each side; 0.8361 square meters. Abbreviation: yd2, sq. yd.
Examples from the Web for yd
Historical Examples of yd
John Shakespeare, one cottage and one quarter yd land (9 acres), 6/8.
Richard Shakespere, one messuage, half a yd land (14 acres), 14/.
At the foot of the hill to the W. is a circular area, approximately 80 yd.North Dakota
The shot is fired by an electric firing battery, from the first floor of Building No. 17, about 10 yd.
The all-metal reel is of about equal merit, but whatever the material, the most useful size is one holding about 40 yd.The Boy Mechanic, Book 2
- yard (measure)
- Abbreviation of yard