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yard 1

British English: /jɑːd/
American English: /jɑrd/

noun

  • 1
    Yard, das
    by the yard
    meterweise
    [figurative]
    am laufenden Band [colloquial]
    sell books by the yard
    [figurative]
    Bücher meterweise verkaufen
    have a face a yard long
    ein Gesicht wie drei Tage Regenwetter machen
  • 2in pl. [colloquial] (great amount)have/get etc. yards of something
    etwas massenweise haben/bekommen usw.
    yards of toilet paper
    meterweise Toilettenpapier
  • 4yard of ale (British English)
    [Stangen]glas, das
    Stange, die (especially West German)

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yard 2

noun

backyard, → goods yard
  • 1
    (attached to building) Hof, der
    in the yard
    auf dem Hof
  • 2 (for manufacture)
    Werkstatt, die
    (for storage)
    Lager, das
    (shipyard)
    Werft, die
    builder's yard
    Bauhof, der
  • 3 (American English)
    (garden) Garten, der

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