Definition of 'landowner'
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The local landowners and farmers are vary protective of these spaces. Smithsonian Mag (2017)We are ready to work with landowners and farmers to look after farmland wildlife. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Such ambitions are shared by some large landowners. Times, Sunday Times (2015) Rural landowners are not the only group to have benefited from the masts. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He was skilled with traps and local landowners welcomed his visits. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Also the hiring out by a rural landowner of allotment gardens can cause planning problems. Rural Land-Use Planning in Developed Nations (1989)First the interests of landowners and farmers are vocally and powerfully advanced. Rural Land-Use Planning in Developed Nations (1989) Farmers and landowners have been saying this. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It appeared that one local landowner had a strip of land right next to one of the farmhouse walls. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Minority cultural groups and local landowners are lobbying for policies of positive discrimination to maintain their own connections with rural land. Rural Land-Use Planning in Developed Nations (1989)He was supported by the large landowners, which necessarily limited the scope of agrarian reforms. The Collins History of the World in the 20th Century (1994)He rented 1,200 acres from local landowners but they wished to increase his rent this year. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The only people who should be unhappy if shale gas takes off in Britain are the big landowners. Times, Sunday Times (2014)You don't have to be a conspiracy theorist to see the negative influence of big landowners at work here. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Negotiations also involve rural landowners and farmers, who often have lucrative leases with the phone companies who erect masts on their land. Times, Sunday Times (2009)We cannot, by the way, blame the big landowners for this. Times, Sunday Times (2006)He was one of the largest landowners in England, in terms of acreage. Times, Sunday Times (2006) Big landowners, he says, will no longer be able to ignore local protests. Times, Sunday Times (2012)And alas, one of the largest landowners happened to be the Church. Christianity Today (2000)All rural landowners, big or small, will be affected. Times, Sunday Times (2016)And the only reason it's so beautiful is that it's been looked after for thousands of years by wealthy landowners. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Murder A wealthy landowner who had always denied killing his estranged wife led detectives to the spot where he buried her body four years ago. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The bulls were raised by wealthy landowners although we do not know whether, or to what extent, this was a profitable activity. A Social History of Modern Spain (1991)Although these were not so extensive as he would have wished, because of opposition from big landowners, they are a great enhancement. Times, Sunday Times (2007)I think she will find that wealthy landowners earn significant amounts of money from many things, which the rest of us end up paying for. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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Translations for 'landowner'
British English: landowner /ˈlændˌəʊnə/ NOUN
A landowner is a person who owns land, especially a large amount of land.
...rural communities involved in conflicts with large landowners.
- American English: landowner
- Arabic: مَالِكُ الأَرْضَ
- Brazilian Portuguese: proprietário de terras
- Chinese: 地主
- Croatian: zemljoposjednik
- Czech: majitel pozemků
- Danish: jordejer
- Dutch: landeigenaar
- European Spanish: terrateniente
- Finnish: maanomistaja
- French: propriétaire terrien
- German: Grundbesitzer
- Greek: γαιοκτήμονας
- Italian: proprietario terriero
- Japanese: 地主
- Korean: 토지소유자
- Norwegian: grunneier
- Polish: właściciel ziemski
- European Portuguese: proprietário de terras
- Romanian: moșier
- Russian: землевладелец
- Spanish: terrateniente
- Swedish: jordägare
- Thai: เจ้าของที่ดิน
- Turkish: toprak sahibi
- Ukrainian: землевласник
- Vietnamese: địa chủ
Definition of landowner from the Collins English Dictionary
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