landowner

noun land·own·er \ ˈland-ˌō-nər \
Updated on: 11 Dec 2017

Definition of landowner

: an owner of land

landownership

play \ˈland-ˌō-nər-ˌship\ noun

landowning

play \ˈland-ˌō-niŋ\ adjective or noun

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First Known Use of landowner

circa 1733


LANDOWNER Defined for English Language Learners

landowner

noun

Definition of landowner for English Language Learners

  • : a person who owns land


LANDOWNER Defined for Kids

landowner

noun land·own·er \ ˈland-ˌō-nər \

Definition of landowner for Students

: a person who owns land

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