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n. Abbr. fur.
A unit for measuring distance, equal to 1/8 mile (201 meters).
[Middle English, from Old English furlang : furh, furrow + lang, long; see long1.]
(Units) a unit of length equal to 220 yards (201.168 metres)
[Old English furlang, from furh furrow + lang long1]
fur•long(ˈfɜr lɔŋ, -lɒŋ)
a unit of distance equal to 220 yards (201 m) or ? of a mile (0.2 km). Abbr.: fur.
(fur) A unit of length equal to 1⁄8 mile (660 ft).
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international mile, land mile, mile, stat mi, statute mile, mi - a unit of length equal to 1,760 yards or 5,280 feet; exactly 1609.344 meters
Gunter's chain - a unit of length (22 yards)