Possessioner - definition of Possessioner by The Free Dictionary
|n.||1.||A possessor; a property holder.|
Having been of old freemen and possessioners.
|2.||An invidious name for a member of any religious community endowed with property in lands, buildings, etc., as contrasted with mendicant friars.|
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Crowley argues "If the possessioners
would consider themselves to be but stewards, and not lords over their possessions, this oppression would soon be redressed.