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square yard

noun
1.
a unit of area measurement equal to a square measuring one yard on each side; 0.8361 square meters. 2 , sq. yd.
Abbreviation: yd.
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  • Measurement of modified subgrade will be made to the nearest square yard, including transition areas.
  • Carbonation will be measured for payment by the square yard, satisfactorily applied and accepted.
  • Use a square yard of cheese-cloth with opposite corners tied, if wire basket is not at hand.

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