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landlord

noun [C] uk   /ˈlænd.lɔːd/ us    /-lɔːrd/

landlord noun [C] (OWNER)

B2 a person or organization that owns a building or an area of land and is paid by other people for the use of it: The landlord had promised to redecorate the bedrooms before we moved in. Housing associations are the biggest landlords in this area.

landlord noun [C] (BAR MANAGER)

UK a man who is in charge of a pub or bar
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