smoot

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Etymology 1[edit]

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Height of Oliver R. Smoot, who lay on the Harvard Bridge to measure it as an MIT fraternity prank.

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smoot (plural smoots)

  1. (chiefly Greater Boston) A unit of length defined as exactly sixty-seven inches (approximately 1.70 meters).

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

smoot (plural smoots)

  1. (UK) A small opening built into a dry-stone wall as a bolthole allowing a person to cross the wall while impeding the livestock.

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