Landowning Land"own`ing, n. The owning of land. -- a. Having property in land; of or pertaining to landowners. [1913 Webster]

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  • landowning — [[t]læ̱ndoʊnɪŋ[/t]] ADJ: ADJ n Landowning is used to describe people who own a lot of land, especially when they are considered as a group within society. ...a wealthy Scottish landowning family. ...the Anglo Irish landowning class …   English dictionary

  • landowning — adjective a) Describing one, or a group, that owns real estate (i.e. land). The landowning citizens of the county will object to the increased property tax, those who rent wont care. b) Of or pertaining to the ownership of land. landowning rights …   Wiktionary

  • landowning — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ adjective : having property in land landowning nobility : relating to landowners landowning interests …   Useful english dictionary

  • landowning — adj. Landowning is used with these nouns: ↑aristocracy, ↑class, ↑family …   Collocations dictionary

  • landowning — landowner ► NOUN ▪ a person who owns land. DERIVATIVES landownership noun landowning adjective & noun …   English terms dictionary

  • landowning — adjective or noun see landowner …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • landowning — See landownership. * * * …   Universalium

  • landowning — n. ownership of land …   English contemporary dictionary

  • landowning — See: landowner …   English dictionary

  • Russia — /rush euh/, n. 1. Also called Russian Empire. Russian, Rossiya. a former empire in E Europe and N and W Asia: overthrown by the Russian Revolution 1917. Cap.: St. Petersburg (1703 1917). 2. See Union of Soviet Socialist Republics. 3. See Russian… …   Universalium

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