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Noun: acre  ey-ku(r)
  1. A unit of area (4840 square yards) used in English-speaking countries
    "clear-cut an acre of forest"
Noun: Acre
  1. A territory of western Brazil bordering on Bolivia and Peru
     
  2. A town and port in northwestern Israel
    - Akko, Akka, Accho

Derived forms: acres, Acres

Type of: area unit, district, dominion, port, square measure, territorial dominion, territory, town

Part of: Brasil, Brazil, Federative Republic of Brazil, Israel, Sion, State of Israel, Yisrael, Zion

Encyclopedia: Acre, Lancashire