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landbanking

noun [U] uk   /ˈlænd.bæŋk.ɪŋ/ us  
a way of making a profit by buying fields and selling them at a much higher price to people who hope they can build houses on them in the future
landbanker
noun [C] uk   /r/ us    //
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