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freeholdernoun [C]

uk   /ˈfriː.həʊl.dər/ us   /ˈfriː.hoʊl.dɚ/ UK
an owner of a particular building or piece of land
(Definition of freeholder from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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freeholdernoun [C]

uk   /ˈfriːhəʊldər/ us   mainly UK PROPERTY, LAW
someone who owns the freehold on a building or piece of land: Buildings insurance on flats is usually paid for by the freeholder and then charged to leaseholders as part of the annual service charge.
(Definition of freeholder from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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