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yardage

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noun yard·age \ˈyär-dij\

Definition of yardage

  1. 1 :  the use of a livestock enclosure for animals in transit provided by a railroad at a station

  2. 2 :  a charge made by a railroad for the use of a livestock enclosure



Origin and Etymology of yardage

1yard


First Known Use: 1866


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yardage

noun yard·age

Definition of yardage

  1. 1 a :  an aggregate number of yards b :  the length, extent, or volume of something as measured in yards

  2. 2 :  yard goods



Origin and Etymology of yardage

4yard


First Known Use: 1900


YARDAGE Defined for Kids

yardage

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noun yard·age \ˈyär-dij\

Definition of yardage for Students

  1. 1 :  a total number of yards <How much yardage of fabric do you need?>

  2. 2 :  the length or size of something measured in yards <a sail's square yardage>




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