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Convert furlong

Furlong is a unit of measurement of length. The definition for furlong is the following:
One furlong is equal to 10 chains, 660 feet or 220 yards.

A furlong is a unit of measurement of distance in imperial and U.S. customary units. It was commonly used in ancient times, until the late 18th century when it was abolished in the U.K.

A furlong is equal to 1/8th of a mile, 10 chains, 220 yards, 660 feet or 201.168 meters. Five furlongs are approximately equal to a kilometer (1.00584 meters).

Also, the Earth circumference is about 200 000 furlongs.

The symbol for furlong is fur
Furlong is compatible with the metre base unit.

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