Definitions of acre

  1. a town and port in northwestern Israel in the eastern Mediterranean
  2. a unit of area ( 4840 square yards) used in English- speaking countries
  3. Any field of arable or pasture land.
  4. 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.
  5. The quantity of land containing 160 square rods, or 43, 560 square feet; a field.
  6. A measure of land containing 4, 840 sq. yards.
  7. A field; a measure of land of 4, 840 square yards.
  8. A measure of land, 43, 560 square feet; a field.
  9. A portion of land containing 4840 square yards.
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