landowner

[ land-oh-ner ]
/ ˈlændˌoʊ nər /

noun

an owner or proprietor of land.

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Origin of landowner

First recorded in 1725–35; land + owner

OTHER WORDS FROM landowner

land·own·er·ship, nounland·own·ing, noun, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for landownership

landowner
/ (ˈlændˌəʊnə) /

noun

a person who owns land

Derived forms of landowner

landownership, nounlandowning, noun, adjective
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