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noun as in capitalist

noun as in holder

noun as in owner

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Stakeholders — including farmers, landowners, hunters, naturalists and wildlife management officials — often disagree on how or whether to sustain the wild wolf population.

The amendment includes $5 million in funding for lending organizations to provide loans to landowners who are seeking to clear up or consolidate ownership, helping them pay for legal assistance or obtain necessary documentation.

For example, 586 acres, which were once part of a West Oahu naval air station, would have involved prohibitive development costs and the requirement to involve surrounding landowners on infrastructure issues, according to DHHL.

Finite Carbon, with 50 carbon projects over 3 million acres of land, connects landowners to businesses that pay a fee per ton of carbon dioxide permanently stored in the forest.

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Similarly, we could contrast the landowner and the developer, who in producing homes provides a much-needed societal good.

The third eaglet was never found despite a search by the Flint Creek volunteers and the landowner.

Patterson secured the permission of the landowner to venture onto the property.

The father and son treasure-hunting obsessives split the roughly $1.2 million in proceeds with the landowner.

In America,” de Tocqueville noted, “land costs little, and anyone can become a landowner.

The real Watson was a sociopathic landowner in southwest Florida where land and water know no fixed boundary.

For my own part, I see no difference now-a-days between the man who makes his money in business and the landowner.

When this occurs, the new land so formed is held to be the property of the farmer or landowner who has suffered loss.

Elias is eminent not only as an extensive landowner and cultivator, but as a statesman.

He might with equal probability have been an eccentric landowner or a gentlemanly ploughman.

Let there be no great landowner in the parish, and any combination on the part of the agriculturists becomes impossible.


On this page you'll find 75 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to landowner, such as: banker, entrepreneur, financier, backer, bourgeois, and businessperson.

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