Definitions for varaˈvɑr ə

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

va•raˈvɑr ə(n.)(pl.)-ras.

  1. a unit of length in Spanish- and Portuguese-speaking countries, varying from about 32 inches (81 cm) to about 43 inches (109 cm).

    Category: Weights and Measures, Foreign Term

Origin of vara:

1595–1605; < Sp

Princeton's WordNet

  1. vara(noun)

    a Spanish unit of length (about a yard) having different values in different localities


  1. vara(Noun)

    a unit of length, a yard.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Vara(noun)

    a Spanish measure of length equal to about one yard. The vara now in use equals 33.385 inches

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