land grab

or land-grab



the seizing of land by a nation, state, or organization, especially illegally, underhandedly, or unfairly.

Nearby words

  1. land dayak,
  2. land flowing with milk and honey,
  3. land forces,
  4. land freeze,
  5. land girl,
  6. land grant,
  7. land in,
  8. land lane,
  9. land legs,
  10. land line

Related formsland-grab·ber, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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