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landownernoun [C]

uk   /ˈlændˌəʊ.nər/  us   /ˈlændˌoʊ.nɚ/
someone who owns land, especially a large amount of land
landowning
adjective [before noun] uk   /ˈlændˌəʊ.nɪŋ/  us   /ˈlændˌoʊ.nɪŋ/
She was born into a wealthy landowning family.
(Definition of landowner from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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landownernoun [C]

 us   /ˈlændˌoʊ·nər/
someone who owns land, often a lot of land
(Definition of landowner from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"landowner" in Business English

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landownernoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈlændəʊnər/
PROPERTY someone who owns land, usually a lot of land: Many large landowners in the UK have decided to work with energy companies to harness the power of the wind.
(Definition of landowner from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “landowner”
in Chinese (Simplified) 土地所有人,地主…
in Turkish toprak sahibi, toprak ağası…
in Russian землевладелец…
in Chinese (Traditional) 土地所有人,地主…
in Polish właściciel/ka ziemsk-i/a…
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