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Explanation: The special name for the unit of land area in the metric system = 100 square meters = a square dekameter (approximately 119.599 square yards). In practice, the hectare (100 ares) is almost always used.
Recently the CGPM has been discouraging the use of the hectare in favor of expressing all areas in square meters
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Jo Mayr Germany Local time: 15:53 Native speaker of: German PRO pts in category: 4
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Explanation: 1 área = 100 metros cuadrados.
1 hectárea = 10,000 metros cuadrados.
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(unidad de) área
Explanation: A hectare (symbol ha) is a metric unit of surface area, equal to 100 ares (the name is a contraction of the SI prefix hecto + are). It is a non-SI unit currently accepted (although discouraged) for use with the SI.
An are /E@/ (symbol a) is a unit of surface area, equivalent to 100 square metres. The are is most familiar through its derived unit, the hectare.
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... productividad 0 rendimiento agricola corresponde a la cantidad de materia prima
(calia) producida y cosechada anualmente por unidad de area (hectarea) sembrada ... www.mag.go.cr/congreso_ agronomico_XI/a50-6907-II_319.pdf
2.1. TIPO Y ÁREA DE CULTIVO:
TIPO AREA (Hectárea)
2.1.b. Maíz Chalero