Examples of acre

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The town would contain about 32,000 people and have a fairly high population density of 70-100 persons per acre.

The number of tenants with 1 acre remains static (perhaps through data problems).

Fully enclosed parishes tended to pay more per acre than those which were as yet largely unenclosed.

Almost every acre of land has been utilized, rationally planned and arranged or frozen into a nature reserve.

The coefficient estimates for the acres leased are also as expected.

Between 1862 and 1872, the federal government spent millions of dollars and allotted over 100 million acres of land to railroad corporations.

In addition, the relationship enabled potato producers to grow more acres of potato and use silage corn as a rotation crop.

For many in the class with up to five acres, husbandry only supplemented an income primarily derived from industrial wages.

In the mid1860s, 7085 growers cultivated 12,226 acres of poppy; by 1878 official pressure had reduced them to 2,406 growers on 2,170 acres.

They have also cultivated 15 acres of swampy rice.

As a result, 555,000 owner farmer households were created and maintained during the period 1926 to 1945, involving 299,000 acres of land.

Of these, perhaps 1,200 men controlled in excess of thirty acres.

The net return per acre-inch of groundwater was higher for small and marginal farms compared with large farms.

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The area of commons enclosed in 1621 can be calculated at about 4,500 acres.

On average, farmers clear 0.7 acres per year from closed cover forests.

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Collocations with acre

acre

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acre of farmland

I am not at all sure that it would extend to one acre of farmland.

acre of land

Almost every acre of land has been utilized, rationally planned and arranged or frozen into a nature reserve.

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Translations of acre

in Chinese (Traditional)

英畝(=4047平方米或4840平方碼)…

in Chinese (Simplified)

英亩(=4047平方米或4840平方码)…

in Spanish

acre, acre [masculine]…

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エーカー(面積の単位。1エーカー=4, 047㎡ [4, 480yd2])…

إيكَر (وِحدة لِقياس الأرْض)…

flademå l= ca. 0, 4 hektar…

akr (= = 0, 4047 hektara)…

eine Einheit zur Landvermessung…

areal på litt over fire mål [neuter], acre…

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