Haund (unit)

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The haund (2) an paum (3) meisurments shawn, amang ithers, on a human haund

The haund is a non-SI unit o meisurment o lenth staundartised tae 4 inches (101.6 mm). It is uised tae meisur the hicht o horse in some Inglis-speakin kintras, includin Australie,[1] Canadae, the Republic o Ireland, the Unitit Kinrick an the Unitit States.[2]

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  1. "Equestrian Australia Measuring Rules Effective 1 July 2008" (PDF). equestrian.org.au/. Equestrian Australia Limited. 2008. Archived frae the oreeginal (PDF) on 25 January 2013. Retrieved 17 August 2014. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  2. "The "Hand" Measurement for Horses". Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, Ontario, Canada. Archived frae the oreeginal on 22 August 2011. Retrieved 30 June 2011. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)