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owner

noun [C]
 
 
/əʊnər/
B1 someone who legally owns something: a property ownerHaving and owning - general words
ownership noun [U] the right of owning somethingHaving and owning - general words
Translations of “owner”
in Korean 주인…
in Arabic مالِك…
in Portuguese dono, -a, proprietário…
in Catalan propietari, -ària…
in Japanese 所有者…
in Italian proprietario, -a…
in Chinese (Traditional) 所有者, 主人, 物主…
in Russian владелец…
in Turkish sahip, malik…
in Chinese (Simplified) 所有者, 主人, 物主…
in Polish właściciel/ka…
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