Meaning of “landowner” in the English Dictionary

"landowner" in British English

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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)

"landowner" in American English

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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 /ˈlændəʊnər/ us

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)