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landholder

[ land-hohl-der ]
/ ˈlændˌhoʊl dər /
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noun
a holder, owner, or occupant of land.
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Origin of landholder

late Middle English word dating back to 1375–1425; see origin at land, holder

OTHER WORDS FROM landholder

landholding, adjective, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for landholder

land-holder

noun
a person who owns or occupies land

Derived forms of land-holder

land-holding, adjective, noun
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