Inch(a.) Measurement an inch in any dimension, whether length, breadth, or thickness; -- used in composition; as, a two-inch cable; a four-inch plank.
Inch(n.) A measure of length, the twelfth part of a foot, commonly subdivided into halves, quarters, eights, sixteenths, etc., as among mechanics. It was also formerly divided into twelve parts, called lines, and originally into three parts, called barleycorns, it
Inch(n.) A small distance or degree, whether of time or space; hence, a critical moment.
Inch(n.) An island; -- often used in the names of small islands off the coast of Scotland, as in Inchcolm, Inchkeith, etc.
Inch(v. i.) To advance or retire by inches or small degrees; to move slowly.
Inch(v. t.) To deal out by inches; to give sparingly.
Inch(v. t.) To drive by inches, or small degrees.
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