absentee landlord Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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absentee landlordnoun [C]

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a ​person who ​rents out a ​house, ​apartment, or ​farm to someone, but never or ​almost never ​visits it
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absentee landlordnoun [C]

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PROPERTY a ​person who ​rents a ​property to someone, but who does not ​live in or visit the ​property: Absentee ​landlords who ​fail to ​maintain their ​properties are ​bringing down ​propertyprices in the ​neighbourhood.
(Definition of absentee landlord from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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