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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.Renting propertyMortgages and real estateRenting, hiring and hire purchase in general

landlord noun [C] (BAR MANAGER)

UK a man who is in charge of a pub or barSelling and serving alcoholic drinks
(Definition of landlord from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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