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"landowner" in British English

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landownernoun [C]

uk   /ˈlændˌəʊ.nər/  us   /-ˌoʊ.nɚ/
someone who ​ownsland, ​especially a ​largeamount of ​land
landowning
adjective [before noun] uk   us   /-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 ​ownsland, often a lot of ​land
(Definition of landowner from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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landownernoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈlændəʊnər/
PROPERTY someone who ​ownsland, usually a lot of ​land: Many large landowners in the UK have decided to ​work with ​energycompanies 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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