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hectare

hec·tare

hectare

 
pronunciation:
hek tr
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part of speech: noun
definition: a unit of area equal to 10,000 square meters or 2.471 acres, used to measure land.
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The word hectare contains the following part:
hect, hecto, hecat Greek root that means hundred