Definition of 'ownership'
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It will be keen to see how they perform under its first full year of ownership. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Existing foreign ownership of critical infrastructure will also be subject to fresh scrutiny. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We got the players to take ownership. The Sun (2016)But take ownership of the place that you live in. Smithsonian Mag (2017)The legal ownership of the property should also reflect the financial contribution made at the outset and the mortgage payments. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The government will launch an annual 60 million fund for towns hit by second home ownership. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The best way to help first-time buyers and increase home ownership is to get prices down. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This will include anyone who has in excess of 25 % of ownership or voting rights, or has the power to change the board. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Despite these limitations, common land is still owned by individuals or bodies, and the legal ownership of most common land is usually known. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This gives legal ownership to both people. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The increase in ownership of foreign assets has also meant that investors face increased country risk. International Finance: The markets and financial management of multinational business. (1983)They plan to retain full ownership of these airports. Times, Sunday Times (2007)What they need is to be given responsibility to take ownership of their own games. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The complications we had to overcome in pioneering employee ownership meant we needed time. Sharing the Success - the story of NFC (1990)What price popular capitalism when house prices exclude the young from home ownership? Times, Sunday Times (2014)Their legal ownership is held by many thousands of "investors. MANAGEMENT: task, responsibilities, practices (1974)Successive governments welcomed digital rivals and foreign ownership. Times, Sunday Times (2014)They take ownership and put their best into it. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Our phenomenal success had in part come from employee ownership. Sharing the Success - the story of NFC (1990)Until recently the history of home ownership has been largely neglected by academics. Home-ownership - differentiation and fragmentation (1990)That was only a meaningful distinction if legal ownership meant something different from beneficial ownership. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Any majority foreign ownership could jeopardise those rights. Times, Sunday Times (2007)They need to take ownership of what success looks like. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The ownership rights of the chief are not as "real" as they are often made out to be. Macrosociology: An Introduction to Human Societies (1995)All these attitudes would have had to have changed if the trade unions were to march in step with employee ownership. Sharing the Success - the story of NFC (1990)Foreign archaeological schools heading excavations in Greece do not have rights of ownership. Times, Sunday Times (2015)As and when they can, the buyer would then be able to move towards full ownership of the property. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The right of an adjoining property owner to access the highway was one of a bundle of rights that ownership of a particular property carried with it. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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Translations for 'ownership'
British English: ownership NOUN
Ownership of something is the state of owning it.
...the country's rules on the foreign ownership of its airlines.
Definition of ownership from the Collins English Dictionary
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