The extent of land is reckoned not by acreage, but by the heads of cattle it will keep.
Moreover the acreage planted is only about two-thirds that of America.
He has time to tempt thousands of smaller birds to his acreage.
In 1875 barely a thousand acres were under tea; now the acreage is 385,000.
He set to work once more increasing his acreage, vigorous and unsubdued.