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vara definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: a Spanish unit of length (about a yard) having different values in different localities

Merriam Webster's

noun Etymology: American Spanish, from Spanish, pole, from Latin, forked pole, from feminine of varus bent, bow-legged Date: 1831 a Texas unit of length equal to 33.33 inches (84.66 centimeters)

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Vara Va"ra, n. [Sp. See 1st Vare.] A Spanish measure of length equal to about one yard. The vara now in use equals 33.385 inches. --Johnson's Cyc.



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