slaveholder

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noun slave·hold·er \ˈslāv-ˌhōl-dər\

Definition of slaveholder

  1. :  an owner of slaves

slaveholding

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1776

First Known Use of slaveholder

1776


SLAVEHOLDER Defined for English Language Learners

slaveholder

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noun slave·hold·er \ˈslāv-ˌhōl-dər\

Definition of slaveholder for English Language Learners

  • : a person who owns slaves


SLAVEHOLDER Defined for Kids

slaveholder

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noun slave·hold·er \ˈslāv-ˌhōl-dər\

Definition of slaveholder for Students

  1. :  an owner of slaves


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