deciare

[ des-ee-air, ‐ahr ]
/ ˈdɛs iˌɛər, ‐ˌɑr /

noun

a unit of surface measure equal to one-tenth of an are, or 10 square meters: equivalent to 11.96 square yards.

Nearby words

  1. decertify,
  2. decession,
  3. dechlorinate,
  4. decholesterolization,
  5. deci-,
  6. decibar,
  7. decibel,
  8. decidable,
  9. decide,
  10. decided

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British Dictionary definitions for deciare

deciare

/ (ˈdɛsɪˌɛə) /

noun

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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