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English definition of “yard”

yard

noun [C] (WORK AREA)    /jɑːd/ US  /jɑːrd/
an area of land in which a particular type of work is done, often one from which goods are sold : a builders ' yard a scrap yard → See also boatyard, dockyard, junkyard, lumberyard, shipyard, stockyardGardens and yards
(Definition of yard noun (WORK AREA) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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