square yard

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Noun1.square yard - a unit of area equal to one yard by one yard square
area unit, square measure - a system of units used to measure areas
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It was a dull, square yard, made cold and gloomy by high walls, and seeming to chill the very sunlight.
Secondly, because wherever there was a square yard of ground in British occupation under the sun or moon, with a public post upon it, sticking to that post was a Barnacle.
There was a feeble lamp at no great distance; the only one in the place, which was a kind of square yard, but sufficient to show how poor and mean it was.
"Where is it I've read that someone condemned to death says or thinks, an hour before his death, that if he had to live on some high rock, on such a narrow ledge that he'd only room to stand, and the ocean, everlasting darkness, everlasting solitude, everlasting tempest around him, if he had to remain standing on a square yard of space all his life, a thousand years, eternity, it were better to live so than to die at once!
In one square yard, at a point some hundreds yards distant from one of the old clumps, I counted thirty-two little trees; and one of them, judging from the rings of growth, had during twenty-six years tried to raise its head above the stems of the heath, and had failed.
There isn't a single square yard of that whole belt but is equipped with a torpedo.
Here, under her few square yards of thatch, she watched winds, and snows, and rains, gorgeous sunsets, and successive moons at their full.
Over an area of several square yards his keen nostrils sought the identity of the makers of the tracks.
In DHA Phase VIII, the average conservative market value of a 100 square yards residential plot is about Rs26 million; for a 500 square yards plot Rs70 million; for 1,000 square yards plot Rs130 million.
The previous rate of Rs68,580 per square yard in Sector E-7 has been increased to Rs148,000 the highest rate in the city while for Sector E-11 the rate has gone from Rs31,200 per square yard to Rs64,000.
Rs 331,000 per square yard, plot No 25-C, Sector G-11/1, measuring 4500.00 s.q received bid Rs 162,000 per square yard.
plot No.22-A, Sector G-10 Markaz measuring 111.11 square yards received a bid of Rs952,000 per square yard, plot No.21, Sector I-8 Markaz, measuring 1,066.66 square yards received a bid of Rs805,000 per square yard, plot No.13/F-1, Markaz F-7, measuring 722.22 square yards received bid of Rs1,161,000 per square yard, Plot No.B-4, Blue Area (G-9), measuring 1333.33 square yards received bid of Rs955,000 per square yard and Plot No.6-A, Blue Area (G-8), measuring 777.77 square yards received bid of Rs712,000 per square yard were auctioned.