A secondary unit in the British system of units, now replaced by the SI system and the metre. Often abbreviated with " e.g. 12 inches = 12"

1 inch=25.4 mm 1 foot=12 inches
1 yard=36 inches 6 feet=1 fathom
1 inch=2.54 cm 1000 thou=1 inch

See also: Foot, Length, mil, SI Units, Yard.

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