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Verst definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

VERST, n. A Russian measure of length, containing 1166 2/3 yards, or 3500 feet; about three quarters of an English mile.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: a Russian unit of length (1.067 km)

Merriam Webster's

noun Etymology: French verste & German Werst; both from Russian versta; akin to Latin vertere to turn Date: 1555 a Russian unit of distance equal to 0.6629 mile (1.067 kilometers)

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. a Russian measure of length, about 1.1 km (0.66 mile). Etymology: Russ. versta

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Verst Verst, n. [Russ. versta: cf. F. verste.] A Russian measure of length containing 3,500 English feet. [Written also werst.]



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