Definitions for **"Acre"**

Any field of arable or pasture land.

A piece of land, containing 160 square rods, or 4,840 square yards, or 43,560 square feet. This is the English statute acre. That of the United States is the same. The Scotch acre was about 1.26 of the English, and the Irish 1.62 of the English.

A day's ploughing for one plough team. Now 200 X 22 yards. 120 were reckoned to be the average which would support one family, but the acre varied in real size according to local conditions and soil. (Wood, Michael. Domesday: A Search for the Roots of England, 213)

A measurement of land equaling 4,840 square yards.

The (English) acre is a unit of area equal to 43,560 square feet, or 10 square chains, or 160 square poles. It derives from a plowing area that is 4 poles wide and a furlong (40 poles) long. A square mile is 640 acres. The Scottish acre is 1.27 English acres. The Irish acre is 1.6 English acres.

A measure of land: 4,425.7sq. meters (4,840sq. yards.).

1 acre equals 43,560 square feet. Most people have a little â€“ or a lot â€“ of trouble picturing that, so maybe it will be helpful to know that a football field is roughly an acre in size.

An acre is a unit of measure and is a square approximately 209 feet per side. It is also about the size of a football field. Farmland is usually measured and spoken of in acres.

Unit of area measure equal to 43,560 square feet.

Unit of land measurement, 1 sq km is equivalent to 247.105 acres.

An area equal to 43,560 ft2.

Ok, if you do not reside in metric-deficient America, you need not read this...it's quite intensely silly. An acre is a way of measuring area. Your area does not have to exist in a square to be an acre (although, if you have a piece of land with 208'-8" on a side, then you have a square acre), since acres, for the purpose of calculation, are measured in square feet. There just happen to be 43,560 square feet to an acre...don't ask how we came up with that one

Unit of measurement of land area; 4,840 square yards or 43,560 square feet.

a unit of land measurement equal to 43,560 square feet (The Pinelands of New Jersey is approximately one million acres in size

A unit of land measurement, 43,560 sq ft or 10 square chains, or a square 208.7 ft on each side.

customary acre larger than a standard acre of 4840 sq.yds.

An acre is 43,560 sq feet of area. or roughly 208 feet by 208 feet.

(Anglo-Saxon field.) The land area that can be ploughed by one ox team in a day â€” actually in a morning because the Oxen would need resting in the afternoon. (Ploughing an acre involved trudging about 11 miles.) Traditionally in the strip field farming system, an area 40 rods long by 4 rods wide (ie. 220 yards by 22 yards). Sometimes used as a measure of width: One acre = 4 Rods wide. One tenth of a square furlong. Similar to the French Journal, and German Morgan or Tagwerk. The modern acre is 4840 square yards.

The most common of land measure in the United States. A square 210 feet on a side (44,100 sq. ft) would be a bit larger than an acre (43,560 sq. ft). There are 640 acres in a square mile.

a unit of area (4840 square yards) used in English-speaking countries

a common measurement of land area

a measurement of volume (length x width), where linear feet is a measure of distance

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a measure of "flat" area, not actual area

a unit of measurement, used for measuring land

A measurement of land equal to 4840 square yards.

43,560 Square Ft Or 160 Square Rods

A plot of land comprising 43,560 sq.ft.

a unit of land equal to 43, 560 square feet; a square parcel of land approximately 208.5 feet on each side.

A measure of land in whatever shape equal to 43,560 square feet, 4,840 square yards or 160 square rods. A square parcel of land measuring 208.71 feet on each side contains one acre. There are 640 acres in a section of land.

A measure of land. One acre equals 43,560 square feet.

An acre is a measurement of land that equals 43,560 square feet.

A measure of land equal to 43,560 square feet, 4,840 square yards, 4,047 square meters, 160 square rods or 0.4047 hectares.

A measure of land equal to 43,560 square feet, in any shape.

a measure of land, equivalent to 4 rods, 4840 sq yards or 0.40 hectares.

Land measurement unit; 4,840 square yards, 43,560 square feet

A plot of land 180 by 242 feet is equal to one acre or 43,560 square feet.

The unit of measure most typically used to describe land area in the United States. An acre is equivalent to 43,560 square feet and is about 9/10 the size of a football field.

a unit of measure used in real estate, one acre equals 43,560 square feet of land. Sometimes you will hear of a "Builder's Acre" or "Horse Acre" which are less than a full acre (not a legal acre).

A measure of land equalling 160 square rods, or 4,840 square yards, 43,560 square feet, or .4 hectares.

208.7 feet = 43,560 square feet = 160 square rods

An imperial measurement of land area equaling 43,560 square feet.

a way of measuring area.An acre is approximately the same as 160 square rods, 43, 560 square feet, or 4 640 square yards.When selecting foreclosed properties, you may wish to ask how large the land attached to the property is.If multiple acres are offered as part of the foreclosed home listing, you may be able to sell extra acres to developers for profit.

acra, ager A value of land assessment used often in Domesday for pasture, meadow and woodland. Measurement of an acre as a multiple of hides varies in Domesday from region to region.

a unit of land measurement; equal to 43,560 square feet and slightly smaller than a football field Aunt Suzie plants an acre garden every spring and sells the vegetables in town.

A tract of land containing 43,560 square feet of land.

A measure of area most often applied to land equal to 43,560 square feet or 4,046.86 square meters.

A unit of measure equal to 4,840 square yards or 43,560 square feet. There are 2.47 acres to 1 hectare.

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43,560 square feet or 0.4047 hectare

An area of land measuring 43,560 square feet. A square 1-acre plot measures 209 feet by 209 feet; a circular acre has a radius of 117.75 feet.

A measure, usually of land equal to 160 square rods, (43560 sq. ft.) in a shape.

A measure of land 43,560 square feet. The primary measurement of land on oil and gas leases.

A measure of area equal to 43,560 square feet (4,046.87 square meters). One square mile equals 640 acres.

Land measurement used in the U.S. and the U.K. which equals 43,560 square feet. One square mile has 940 acres. A hectare measures 2.471 acres.

A measure of land equaling 43,560 square feet; or 4,840 square yards; or 160 square rods; or a tract about 208.71 feet square.

a land measurement equal to 4,840 square yards

a land measure equal to 43,560 square feet(approximately 208.7 feet by 208.7 feet)

1. A piece of land measuring 43,560 square feet. 2. Unit for measuring land, equal to 43,560 square feet or 4840 square yards or 160 square rods.

A measure of land, equal to 160 square. rods (43,560 square.feet.). An acre is approximately 209' x 209'.

A measure of land used in Domesday mainly for pasture, meadowland and woodland. The area varied in size from region to region, but was normally the area which a yoke of oxen could plough in a day.

A measurement equal to 160 square rods or 43,560 square feet.

The basic unit of land measurement containing approximately 43,560 square feet. A section of land one mile square contains 640 acres.

One U.S. acre is equal to 0.405 hectares. For U.S. audiences, Footprint results are often presented in global acres (ga) , rather than global hectares. See global hectare, hectare, local hectare.

1 acre=43,560 sq. ft.=208.7 ft.2 =0.405 hectares; or 640 acres=1 sq. mile (called a section).

43,560 square feet of area. For example, a residential parcel of land that is 52' x 100' is 5,200 square feet which is 0.12 acres. The term gross acres means all land within a given boundary. The term net acres means all land measured to remove certain features such as roads, utilities, and open space.

A unit of measure for land, 43,560 square feet.

A measure of area containing 43,560 square feet.

An imperial measure for land. Equals 43,560 square feet; 4,047 square meters; or 0.047 hectares.

A unit of land measure whose area is equal to 43,560 square feet.

A unit of land measurement comprised of 43,560 square feet of land.

A unit of land measurement equal to 43,560 square feet or 4046.85 square miles; 1 square mile (2.59 square kilometers) equals 640 acres.

an area equal to 43,560 square feet, approximately 0.4 hectares; an average residential building lot might be 0.5 acres (approximately 150 feet long by 150 feet wide) or 0.2 hectares.

43,560 square feet. A measurement of area.

A measure, usually of land, equal to 160 square rods (43,560 sq. ft) in any shape.

A measure of land, 43560 square feet.

An imperial measure for land, replaced in Canada by the metric hectare, equals 43,560 sq. ft, 4,047 square metres, 0.047 hectares.

a unit of land containing 4,840 sq. yards (about the size of a football field)

A unit in the U.S. and England equal to 43,560 square feet.

An area of land equaling 4,840 square yards or 43,560 square feet.

a piece of land containing 43,560 square feet. (example: a parcel 150 feet wide and 290.4 feet long is one acre)

An acre is the traditional unit of measure and is a square approximately 209 feet per side (=4840 sq. yds.). The amount one man and two oxen could plough in a day. It is gradually being replaced by the metric unit the Hectare.

A measure of land, 208.71 by 208.71 feet in area, being 43,560 square feet, or 160 square rods or 4,840 square yards.

A parcel of space which if square would measure approx. 208 ft by 208 ft (43,560 square ft.)

Acre refers to the measurement of the area of land which is equal to 43,560 square feet. Acre-Foot Acre-Foot refers to the volume of material required to cover an acre of land one foot deep.

A unit of land measurement. There are 43,560 square feet in an acre. A perfectly square acre has sides of 208.71 feet.

A measure of land; 160 square rods, 4.840 square yards or 43,560 square feet; 0.4047 hectares.

Measure of land area containing 43,560 square feet.

43,560 square feet. A plot of land 180 by 242 feet is one acre.

A measurement of land equal to 43,560 square feet.

a unit area equaling 43,560 square feet.

A measure of land totaling 43,560 square feet. A square acre is 208.75 feet on each side.

An area of land that is 43,560 square feet.

the old standard for measuring field areas and there are 2.47 acres in a hectare.

43,560 sq. ft. (or 4,480 sq. yds.) of land.

The standard land term. An acre consists of 43,560 square feet (sq ft) of land area. Farm land, commercial sites, and other real estate are often referenced by acre. Prices are also given in this format. For example, a tract of land that consists of 100 acres may be priced at $500 per acre, giving a total price of $50,000. A square lot consisting of 1 acre is equivalent to 208.71 feet by 208.71 feet.

Unit of land which measures 4,840 square yards or 43,560 square feet.

measure of land containing 43,560 square feet. Ad valorem tax tax based on the value of the property. Acre A measurement for property. The median lot size for the United States is one-third of an acre.

A measurement used to describe the size of a property. An acre is equal to 43,560 feet. However, a "builders acres is usually 35,000 square feet.

a unit of land (4,840 square yards).

A measure, usually of land, containing 43,560 square feet.

A unit of measure used in real estate, one acre equals 43,560 square feet of land. A perfectly square acre has sides of 208.71 feet.

a parcel of land containing 43,560 square feet or an area approximately the size of a football field.

A unit of land equal to 160 sq. rods or 4840 sq. yards, or 208.7 feet on a side.. One acre of land can raise 24,000 heads of lettuce, 36,000 lbs. of potatoes, 800 bushels of apples, enough wheat to produce 2,600 loaves of bread or 28,800 lbs. of Navel oranges.

A measure of land equal to 43,560 square feet. ad valorem

An area of land containing 43,560 square feet or 10 square chains. A square acre would be about 209 feet by 209 feet. A circular acre would have a radius of 117.75 feet.

Area of land equal to 43,560 SF.

A parcel of land measuring 43,560 square feet.

An acre of land is equal to 43,560 square feet; or 4840 square yards or 160 square rods. There are 640 acres in a section of land and 36 sections in a township.

A measure of land, equal to 160 sq. rods (43,560 sq.ft.). An acre is approximately 209' x 209'.

A unit of measure of land, 43,560 square feet.

Land measurement equaling 43,560 square feet.

Imperial land measure. 43,560 square feet = 0.405 hectares. 640 acres = a square mile

A measure of land equaling 160 square rods, or 4,840 square yards, or 43,560 square feet, or a tract about 208.71 feet square.

A Scottish acre (Scottish Gaelic: acair) was a land measurement used in the country. It was standardised in 1661. English acres were imposed in 1824 by an Act of Parliament, and the metric system is also used in Scotland.

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a territory of western Brazil bordering on Bolivia and Peru

a town and port in northwestern Israel in the eastern Mediterranean

a furlong (furrow length) long and a chain wide

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a lot to walk though

a two-dimensional figure

an English unit There is no one system of English units

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