›› Measurement unit: cubic yard

Full name: cubic yard

Plural form: cubic yards

Symbol: yd3

Category type: volume

Scale factor: 0.76455486121558


›› SI unit: cubic meter

The SI derived unit for volume is the cubic meter.
1 cubic meter is equal to 1.307950613786 cubic yard.


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›› Definition: Cubic yard

The cubic yard (symbols ydł, cu. yd.) is a nonmetric unit of volume, used in the United States. It is defined as the volume of a cube with edges one yard in length.


›› Sample conversions: cubic yard

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cubic yard to jigger
cubic yard to kilolitro
cubic yard to mililitro
cubic yard to microlitro
cubic yard to acre inch
cubic yard to gallon [UK]
cubic yard to picoliter
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