[ oh-ner-ok-yuh-pahyd ]
/ ˈoʊ nərˈɒk yəˌpaɪd /
(of a home, apartment, etc.) used as a residence by the owner.
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Origin of owner-occupied
First recorded in 1950–55
Related formsown·er-oc·cu·pi·er, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for owner-occupier
British a person who owns or is in the process of buying the house or flat he lives in
Derived Formsowner-occupied, adjectiveowner-occupation, noun
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