ten-acre block

ten-acre block

n
(Agriculture) NZ a block of subdivided farming land, usually within commuting distance of a city, that provides a semirural way of life
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It is ludicrous that I can own a ten-acre block and work my guts out on it, or party hard on my days off and come back to work tired, and what is monitored is not my out-of-hours activities, but my performance at work.