hectare

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hec·tare

 (hĕk′târ′)
n. Abbr. ha
A metric unit of area equal to 100 ares (2.471 acres). See Table at measurement.

hectare

(ˈhɛktɑː)
n
(Units) one hundred ares. 1 hectare is equivalent to 10 000 square metres or 2.471 acres. Symbol: ha
[C19: from French; see hecto-, are2]

hec•tare

or hek•tare

(ˈhɛk tɛər)

n.
a unit of surface or land measure equal to 100 ares, or 10,000 square meters (2.471 acres). Abbr.: ha
[1800–10; < French; see hect-, are2]

hectare

(ha) A measure of area, usually of land, equal to 10,000 m2.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hectare - (abbreviated `ha') a unit of surface area equal to 100 ares (or 10,000 square meters)
area unit, square measure - a system of units used to measure areas
are, ar - a unit of surface area equal to 100 square meters
Translations
هكتار
hektar
hektar
hektari
hektaras
hektārs
hektár
hektar

hectare

[ˈhektɑːʳ] Nhectárea f

hectare

[ˈhɛktɛər] n (British) [land, forest] → hectare m

hectare

nHektar m or nt

hectare

[ˈhɛktɑːʳ] nettaro

hectare

(ˈhektaː) , ((American) -teər) noun
a metric unit of area, 10,000 square metres.
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ENVIRONMENTAL experts are concerned about the development of over 8,000- hectre land in the northernmost part of Delhi owing to its seismic vulnerability.
Nearly one lakh hectre of crop has been submerged, and more than seventy thousand people have been left homeless due to the heavy rains in the catchments areas of the Brahmaputra from the last one week.
The fully-furnished castle has recently been put up for sale, boasting about 100 hectre of land including the forest and lake that will make for ideal hunting and fishing grounds.