Meaning of cord foot

cord' foot"

Pronunciation: [key]
  1. a quantity of wood 4 ft. high, 4 ft. wide, and 1 ft. long (1.2 m × 1.2 m × 0.3 m), or 16 cu. ft. (0.5 cu. m).
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