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a·cre·age

 (ā′kər-ĭj, ā′krĭj)
n.
Area of land measured in acres.

acreage

(ˈeɪkərɪdʒ)
n
land area in acres
adj
Austral of or relating to a large allotment of land, esp in a rural area

a•cre•age

(ˈeɪ kər ɪdʒ)

n.
extent or area in acres.
[1855–60]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.acreage - an area of ground used for some particular purpose (such as building or farming)acreage - an area of ground used for some particular purpose (such as building or farming); "he wanted some acreage to build on"
surface area, expanse, area - the extent of a 2-dimensional surface enclosed within a boundary; "the area of a rectangle"; "it was about 500 square feet in area"
Translations

acreage

[ˈeɪkərɪdʒ] Nsuperficie f medida en acres, extensión f medida en acres
the 1990 wheat acreageel área sembrada de trigo en 1990
what acreage do you have here?¿cuánto miden estos terrenos?, ¿qué extensión tiene esta tierra?
they farm a large acreagecultivan unos terrenos muy extensos

acreage

[ˈeɪkərɪdʒ] nsuperficie f

acreage

nLand nt; (Agr) → Anbaufläche f; what acreage do they have?wie viel Land or wie viele Morgen (Agr) → haben sie?

acreage

[ˈeɪkərɪdʒ] nsuperficie f in acri
References in classic literature ?
The most favorable climate and soil for each product selected; the exact requirements of the community known, and the acreage figured accordingly; the most improved machinery employed, under the direction of expert agricultural chemists
As everybody knows, fine feathers make fine birds; a peasant girl but very moderately prepossessing to the casual observer in her simple condition and attire, will bloom as an amazing beauty if clothed as a woman of fashion with the aids that Art can render; while the beauty of the midnight crush would often cut but a sorry figure if placed inside the field-woman's wrapper upon a monotonous acreage of turnips on a dull day.
We were awarded all the acreage that we had applied for and are of course very pleased with the outcome of this licensing round.
The large pear harvest in 2013 was attributable to the sharp rise in the pear acreage and the high yield per hectare.
Central Petroleum Limited is an ASX listed junior exploration and production company operating the largest holding of prospective onshore acreage in Australia totalling over 270,000 km2, c.
shale gas acreage, in the Marcellus and Eagle Ford plays.
Can you recommend the most eco-friendly ways in which I can purchase acreage and envision a "green" land use plan?
AM: What future do you see for soybean acreage in the United States in light of the increasing acreage in South America?
Unfortunately, it exempts millions of other forests from thinning (note the discrepancy between the acreage covered by the act and AF&PA's estimate of at-risk acreage).
California vineyard acreage dropped 2 percent overall last year, with an especially sharp decline in recent plantings, a new state report says.
Whether it's death by canker or by tristeza, a large loss in Florida acreage would give an even stronger foothold in the industry to the Brazilians, who, Floridians say, face less environmental pressures.
Within the past two years, avocado acreage in the county has gradually increased, in contrast with five years ago when acreage was cut back because of pest problems and lower demand.