landholder landholder  /ˈlænd ˌhoʊl dər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a holder or proprietor of land

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The ROC the largest landholder under the Romanovs is now getting back its estates, potentially worth billions.
  2. To many a California landholder this action seemed just and proper.
  3. He started by persuading George Loudermilk, an ex-undertaker and a large landholder, to give him a 99-year lease on some Dallas property he owned.

News

  • Agriculture commissioner praises land deal

    Florida Agriculture Commissioners Adam Putnam is praising an agreement between a large Panhandle landholder and a Utah company.
    on November 8, 2013     Source: WFLX FOX 29

Quotes

  1. "We are confident the landholders will do the right thing and spray locusts on their property but, given the scale of the threat, it's appropriate to cover every possible scenario, such as when a landholder is away," Mr Brumby said.
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: John Brumby Source: Sydney Morning Herald

  2. "This is well within the caretaker conventions established during an election period," Ms Bligh said. "The landholder in question was treated no differently to other landowners whose properties were also purchased during the caretaker...
    on Feb 20, 2007 By: Anna Bligh Source: Bay Post/Moruya Examiner

  3. "So there's been a significant landholder contribution already to this project and now clearly the users are going to get hit with the extra $50 million," Ms Asher told AAP. "I think it's pretty unfair that the government's botched the...
    on Oct 29, 2007 By: Louise Asher Source: Sydney Morning Herald

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