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English definition of “yardstick”

yardstick

noun [C]     /ˈjɑːdstɪk/
something that you use to judge how good or successful something else is: If popularity is the yardstick of success, he's done very well.Samples and examples
(Definition of yardstick noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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