[ des-ee-air, ‐ahr ]
/ ˈdɛs iˌɛər, ‐ˌɑr /
a unit of surface measure equal to one-tenth of an are, or 10 square meters: equivalent to 11.96 square yards.
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British Dictionary definitions for deciare
/ (ˈdɛsɪˌɛə) /
one tenth of an are or 10 square metres
Word Origin for deciare
C19: from French déciare; see deci-, are ²
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