Meaning of “furlong” in the English Dictionary

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"furlong" in British English

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furlongnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈfɜː.lɒŋ/ us /ˈfɝː.lɑːŋ/

(Definition of “furlong” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"furlong" in American English

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furlongnoun [ C ]

us /ˈfɜr·lɔŋ/

a unit of length equal to 1/8 mile or 201 meters, used esp. in horse racing:

a six-furlong race

(Definition of “furlong” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)