hectare
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /ˈhɛktɛː/, /ˈhɛktɑː/
  • (America) IPA: /ˈhɛktɛɹ/
  • (Aus) IPA: /ˈhektaː/
Noun

hectare (plural hectares)

  1. A unit of surface area (symbol ha) equal to 100 ares (that is, 10,000 square metres, one hundredth of a square kilometre, or approximately 2.5 acres), used for measuring the areas of geographical features such as land and bodies of water.
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