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Acre US English

An industrial seaport of Israel; population 46,300 (est. 2008)

acre US English

A unit of land area equal to 4,840 square yards (0.405 hectare)

acre-foot US English

A unit of volume equal to the volume of a sheet of water one acre (0.405 hectare) in area and one foot (30.48 cm) in depth; 43,560 cubic feet (1233.5 cu m)

God's acre US English

A churchyard

town acre US English

A unit of urban land given to a settler who bought a large area of uncleared rural land

hell's half acre US English

A great distance

quarter-acre block US English

A standard plot of land for a suburban house

conacre US English

(In Ireland) the letting by a tenant of small portions of land prepared for crops or grazing

acre-feet in acre-foot US English

A unit of volume equal to the volume of a sheet of water one acre (0.405 hectare) in area and one foot (30.48 cm) in depth; 43,560 cubic feet (1233.5 cu m)

broadacre US English

(Of farming practices or equipment) used in or suitable for large-scale production

S. acre in stonecrop US English

A small fleshy-leaved plant that typically has star-shaped yellow or white flowers and grows among rocks or on walls