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yd

ID:15818
GUID:-
Type:UNIT
Version:17
Version date:2013-02-22
Status:DRAFT
Owner:IFD-Nederland

Names

en-INyard
en-INyd
nl-NLyard
nl-NLyd

Description

[en-IN]
1 yd = 0.9144 m


References

yard (yd) (informative)
1 yd = 3 ft (exactly) = 0,9144 m (exactly)
[ISO 31-01:1992.1-03.A.c]


Yard
A yard (abbreviation: yd) is the name of a unit of length in a number of different systems, including English units, Imperial units, and United States customary units. Its size can vary from system to system. The most commonly used yard today is the international yard which by definition is equal to 0.9144 metre. - 1 international yard is equal to: - 0.5 fathom (1 fathom is equal to 2 yards) - 3 feet (1 foot is a third of a yard) - 36 inches - 0.9144 metre (1 metre is equal to about 1.0936 international yards)
[Wikipedia (En)]


Yard
De yard is een Angelsaksische lengtemaat. Het eenheidssymbool is yd. Drie keer een foot is gelijk aan 1 yard, terwijl 1 foot 12 inch is. De lengte van 1 inch is exact 2,54 centimeter. Hieruit volgt dat 1 yard dus exact 91,44 centimeter is (3 × 12 × 2,54).
[Wikipedia (Nl)]