American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
Use "long measure" in a sentence
"There was a large cross-cut saw on display at the back of the booth, and a sturdy wooden barrel held a long measure of heavy iron chain."