[ad_1] noun, plural ar·pents [ahr-puh nts; French ar–pahn] /ˈɑr pənts; French arˈpɑ̃/.
- an old French unit of area equal to about one acre (0.4 hectare). It is still used in the province of Quebec and in parts of Louisiana.
- a former French unit of length equal to 190 feet (approximately 58 metres)
- an old French unit of land area equal to about one acre: still used in Quebec and Louisiana