noun Date: circa 1733 an owner of land • landownership nounlandowning adjective or noun

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  • landowner — I noun agrorum possessor, estate owner, freeholder, holder of legal title, landed proprietor, landholder, landlord, owner of an estate in land, owner of land, owner of real estate, owner of real property, owner of the fee, property holder,… …   Law dictionary

  • Landowner — Land own er, n. An owner of land. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • landowner — UK US /ˈlændəʊnər/ noun [C] ► PROPERTY someone who owns land, usually a lot of land: »Many large landowners in the UK have decided to work with energy companies to harness the power of the wind …   Financial and business terms

  • landowner — ► NOUN ▪ a person who owns land. DERIVATIVES landownership noun landowning adjective & noun …   English terms dictionary

  • landowner — [land′ōn΄ər] n. a person who owns land landownership n. landowning adj., n …   English World dictionary

  • landowner — UK [ˈlændˌəʊnə(r)] / US [ˈlændˌoʊnər] noun [countable] Word forms landowner : singular landowner plural landowners someone who owns a large amount of land Derived words: landownership noun uncountable landowning adjective …   English dictionary

  • landowner — [“tendona* ] n. a corpse; a dead person. (See also buy the farm.) □ Now ld Mr. Carlson was a landowner for real. □ “How would you like to become a landowner?” snarled the mugger …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • landowner — [[t]læ̱ndoʊnə(r)[/t]] landowners N COUNT A landowner is a person who owns land, especially a large amount of land. ...rural communities involved in conflicts with large landowners …   English dictionary

  • landowner — žemės valdytojas statusas Aprobuotas sritis žemės tvarkymas ir žemės reforma apibrėžtis Žemės savininkas arba kitas fizinis ar juridinis asmuo, užsienio organizacija, juridinio asmens ar užsienio organizacijos filialas, įstatymų, kitų teisės aktų …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • landowner — landownership, n. landowning, n., adj. /land oh neuhr/, n. an owner or proprietor of land. [1725 35; LAND + OWNER] * * * …   Universalium

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