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landless

[ land-lis ]
/ ˈlænd lɪs /
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adjective

without landed property; not owning land: a landless noble.

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Origin of landless

before 1000; Middle English; Old English landlēas.See land, -less

OTHER WORDS FROM landless

land·less·ness, noun
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