What is foot?

Foot is a common unit of length. Its abbreviation is “ft”. In the past, human body was the base from which length units were derived. Foot is an important unit in the US customary systems of measurement.

English, Chinese, and French and some other systems use foot for length measurement.

In general, foot ranges from a quarter to a third of a meter depending on the system used.

The fact is that the international foot is the most commonly used nowadays which equals 12 inches.

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