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centiare

[sen-tee-air; French sahn-tyar] /ˈsɛn tiˌɛər; French sɑ̃ˈtyar/
noun, plural centiares
[sen-tee-airz; French sahn-tyar] /ˈsɛn tiˌɛərz; French sɑ̃ˈtyar/ (Show IPA)
1.
a square meter.
Abbreviation: ca.
Also, centare.
Origin
< French; see centi-, are2
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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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