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Meaning of “landed” in the English Dictionary

"landed" in British English

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landedadjective [before noun]

uk   us   /ˈlæn.dɪd/
used to refer to ​people whose ​families have ​owned a lot of ​land for many generations (= ​familyagegroups): the landed gentry
(Definition of landed from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"landed" in American English

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landedadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈlæn·dɪd/ Cdn
officiallyliving in Canada: a landed ​immigrant
(Definition of landed from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"landed" in Business English

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landedadjective [before noun]

uk   us   /ˈlændɪd/
COMMERCE, TRANSPORT used to describe the ​totalprice of ​goods that are taken somewhere, ​includingtax, ​insurance, and ​transportcosts: Get an ​accurateestimate of the landed ​cost of your ​products by ​calculating the various ​importduties. The landed ​price is ​calculated by ​adding the ​freightprice to the ​loadedproductprice.
(Definition of landed from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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