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Hand

A unit of length equivalent to four inches. It is used in the sale and use of horses.
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I cannot talk to you, sir,' replied Lord George in a loud voice, and waving his hand in a disturbed and agitated manner; 'we have nothing in common.
After their embrace, and as they crossed the parlor hand in hand toward the kitchen, he filled his lungs through his nostrils with audible satisfaction.
She stopped at the corner, and putting her hand in his, wished him good night.