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- second person singular present and first, second, third person plural present of be
A metric unit of measurement, equal to 100 square metres.
Late 18th century: from French, from Latin area (see area).
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.