# linear unit

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linear unit
noun
a unit of measurement of length
Syn: ↑linear measure
Hypernyms: ↑unit of measurement, ↑unit
Hyponyms:
long measure, ↑astronomy unit, ↑metric linear unit, ↑nautical linear unit, ↑inch, ↑in, ↑foot, ↑ft, ↑footer, ↑yard, ↑pace, ↑yarder, ↑perch, ↑rod, ↑pole, ↑furlong, ↑mile, ↑statute mile, ↑stat mi, ↑land mile, ↑international mile, ↑mi, ↑miler, ↑half mile, ↑880 yards, ↑quarter mile, ↑440 yards, ↑league, ↑ligne, ↑nail, ↑archine, ↑kos, ↑coss, ↑vara, ↑verst, ↑cable, ↑cable length, ↑cable's length, ↑chain, ↑cubit, ↑finger, ↑fingerbreadth, ↑finger's breadth, ↑digit, ↑fistmele, ↑body length, ↑handbreadth, ↑handsbreadth, ↑head, ↑lea, ↑li, ↑link, ↑mesh, ↑mil, ↑Swedish mile, ↑Roman mile, ↑Roman pace, ↑geometric pace, ↑military pace, ↑palm, ↑span, ↑survey mile, ↑fathom, ↑fthm, ↑point, ↑em, ↑pica em, ↑pica, ↑en, ↑nut, ↑cicero

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