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A unit of length equivalent to 7.92 inches. It is used in the surveying of land.
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A surveying measurement still seen in older deeds or in deeds using descriptions from earlier times.A link is 7.92 inches.See land measurement conversion.

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Finally, the same set of variables, taken as link relatives, are again regressed.
However, consider the results from using the link relatives. Out of 16 regressions, only four add significant information.
Finally, look at the effect Gun Accidents have on Gun availability with both sets of variables as link relatives. Of the 16 coefficients, nine are positive and significant.