owner

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owner of contiguous property abutter
extensive landed property (especially in the country) retained by the owner for his own use acres , demesne , estate , land , landed estate
(maritime law) a fraudulent breach of duty by the master of a ship that injures the owner of the ship or its cargo; includes every breach of trust such as stealing or sinking or deserting the ship or embezzling the cargo barratry
bond without owner's name registered with issuing company, payable to any holder bearer bond
owner or manager of an inn boniface , host , innkeeper
label identifying the owner of a book in which it is pasted bookplate , ex libris
owner or manager of a brewery brewer
person engaged in commercial or industrial business (especially an owner or executive) businessman , man of affairs
auction bidder who raises prices for the owner by-bidder
act of forcibly dispossessing an owner of property capture , gaining control , seizure
horse race in which each owner declares before the race at what price his horse will be offered for sale after the race claiming race
stock other than preferred stock; entitles the owner to a share of the corporation's profits and a share of the voting power in shareholder elections common shares , common stock , ordinary shares
stock entitling owner to dividends after prior claims are paid common stock
apartment with tenant as owner of unit and joint owner of common elements condo , condominium
owner or tenant of a small farm in Great Britain crofter
owner or manager of a dairy dairy farmer , dairyman
owner's certificate deed
right of government to take private property for public use and compensate owner eminent domain
reversion to the state (as the ultimate owner of property) in the absence of legal heirs escheat
taking out of an owner's hands (especially taking property by public authority) expropriation
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