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Iraqi Dunam
Unit system metric
Unit of area
Symbol iraqi dunam
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SI units 0.25 ha
Imperial/US unit(s) 0.6178 acre

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A dunam, also known as a donum or dunum and as the old, Turkish, or Ottoman stremma, was the Ottoman unit of area equivalent to the Greek stremma or English acre, representing the amount of land that could be ploughed by a team of oxen in a day.

The legal definition was "forty standard paces in length and breadth", but its actual area varied considerably from place to place, from a little more than 900 m2 in Ottoman Palestine to around 2500 m2 in Iraq.

In Iraq, the dunam is 2500 square metres (0.25 hectare).

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