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centare

[sen-tair; French sahn-tar] /ˈsɛn tɛər; French sɑ̃ˈtar/
noun, plural centares
[sen-tairz; French sahn-tar] /ˈsɛn tɛərz; French sɑ̃ˈtar/ (Show IPA)
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centiare

/ˈsɛntɪˌɛə; French sɑ̃tjar/
noun
1.
a unit of area equal to one square metre
Word Origin
French, from centi- + are from Latin ārea; see are², area
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