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deciare

[des-ee-air, ‐ahr] /ˈdɛs iˌɛər, ‐ˌɑr/
noun
1.
a unit of surface measure equal to one-tenth of an are, or 10 square meters: equivalent to 11.96 square yards.
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deciare

/ˈdɛsɪˌɛə/
noun
1.
one tenth of an are or 10 square metres
Word Origin
C19: from French déciare; see deci-, are²
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