centare

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n centare a centare is 1/100th of an are
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Centare A measure of area, the hundredth part of an are; one square meter, or about 11/5 square yards.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n centare Same as centiare.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F. centiare,; centi-,L. centum,) + -are,

Usage

In literature:

Hic Jovem provocavit, si vellet secum de regno centare.
"The Evolution of the Dragon" by G. Elliot Smith
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