I decided to write about “What is 'acre'” after a few colleagues asked for my help in the subject. If you are still in doubt, stick with me…

A unit of area, equal to 43560 square feet, or to 4046,86 square meters.

The acre is a unit of land area used in the imperial and US customary systems.

It is traditionally defined as the area of one chain by one furlong (66 by 660 feet), which is exactly equal to 10 square chains, 1⁄640 of a square mile, 4840 square yards or about 40% of a hectare.

## 'acre'

### What is the size of an acre in meters...

noun a common measure of area: in the U.S. and U.K., 1 acre equals 4,840 square yards (4,047 square meters) or 0.405 hectare; 640 acre equals one square mile. a state in W Brazil. a unit of area used in certain English-speaking countries, equal to 4840 square yards or 4046.86 square metres

### How many square meters are in an acre...

1 acre = 4046.86 square meters 1 acre = 4840 square yards 1 acre = 0.404686 hectares 1 acre = 1/640th of a square mile

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