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The large acreage is surprisingly manageable. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The company also has exploration acreage in Indonesia. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The dozen explorers sitting on newly acquired acreage in Morocco near by are hoping for success to boost their share prices. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He farmed a considerable acreage, but his main business was running the Harlan general store. Garraty, John Arthur The American Nation: A History of the United States to 1877 (1995)It then agreed the purchase of further plots from the local government to fill in the patchwork quilt of land and bring the total acreage to 75,000. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The licensing round made up to half of Britain available for drilling, with companies invited to bid for exploration acreage. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The owner of the Grangemouth chemical site is considering bidding for shale gas exploration acreage in the government's licensing round next month. Times, Sunday Times (2014)

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