Acreage A"cre*age, n. Acres collectively; as, the acreage of a farm or a country. [1913 Webster]

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  • acreage — UK US /ˈeɪkərɪdʒ/ US  / kɚ / noun [C or U] MEASURES ► an area of land measured in acres: expand/increase/reduce an acreage »The company has increased its corn acreage by 10% due to the demand for ethanol …   Financial and business terms

  • acréage — [akʀeaʒ] n. m. ÉTYM. XXe; francisation de l angl. acreage, de acre. ❖ ♦ Terrain exploité par la culture ou l élevage et mesuré en acres, dans un pays anglo saxon, ou encore au Canada. 0 (…) il fut plus d une fois sur le point de voir ses acréages …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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  • acreage — [ā′kər ij΄, ā′krij] n. [ ACRE + AGE] the number of acres in a piece of land; acres collectively …   English World dictionary

  • Acreage —   An area, measured in acres, that is subject to ownership or control by those holding total or fractional shares of working interests. Acreage is considered developed when development has been completed. A distinction may be made between gross… …   Energy terms

  • acreage — /ˈeɪkərɪdʒ / (say aykuhrij) noun 1. acres collectively; extent in acres. 2. a large allotment of land comprising a number of acres, in a rural area: they ve built on acreage. –adjective 3. of or relating to an acreage (def. 2): designed… …   Australian English dictionary

  • acreage — [[t]e͟ɪkərɪʤ[/t]] acreages N VAR Acreage is a large area of farm land. [FORMAL] He has sown coffee on part of his acreage... Enormous acreages of soya beans are grown in the United States …   English dictionary

  • acreage — UK [ˈeɪkərɪdʒ] / US noun [countable/uncountable] Word forms acreage : singular acreage plural acreages an area of land, often measured in acres …   English dictionary

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