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One that owns land.

land′hold′ing n.
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Noun1.landholding - ownership of land; the state or fact of owning land
ownership - the relation of an owner to the thing possessed; possession with the right to transfer possession to others
2.landholding - a holding in the form of land
belongings, property, holding - something owned; any tangible or intangible possession that is owned by someone; "that hat is my property"; "he is a man of property";
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However, within this farm size category, we see a curious 230 percent increase in average landholding size over this twelve-year period, from 13.
THE State has bought the majority landholding on the Great Blasket Island.
Writing (as an "Orientalist") in the early years of the twenty-first century, Borsch contrasts what he takes to be the entirely forward-looking and enlightened responses of the English landholding classes (no mention of the Church as holder of 20-25% of the land of England) to the demographic hemorrhages caused by the bubonic plague in and after 1348 / 49 with (2) the initiative-stifling responses made by the land-holders of Egypt, the Mamluk ruling elite.
By tapping underutilized sites in the portfolios of other landholding public agencies, the city expects to create significant additional affordable rental and ownership opportunities.
The diocese argued that as a mere landholding entity it cannot be held liable for the misconduct of priests or laity who, in their private actions, mock the teachings of the Church.
Kent was a particularly important county in the scheme of early modern England, and in Early Modern Kent, 1540-1640, Michael Zell oversees an exhaustive collection of essays by different authors, all of whom focus in on Kentish towns, agriculture, landholding patterns, and power structures, as well as on religious and political change during a century which found itself straining towards "modernity.
The production of coffee for export markets involved a variety of scales of landholding in different parts of Latin America during this time period, a fact that has had profound implications for comparative models of capitalism and agriculture in the region.
IGR controls a large landholding within the Brazilian Amapa Gold belt; part of the pre-Cambrian Guyana Shield, which is home to major gold producing operations such as Cambior's Omai Mine (3.
Mr Day said that, as a State Government landholding, Keralup formed a key component of the Government's housing affordability strategy and would also ensure an adequate supply of land to meet anticipated population growth in the Southern Metropolitan and Peel regions.
The economic interests involved were overwhelmingly traditional, yielding very scant evidence of the emergence of any new entrepreneurial bourgeoisie devoted to production as distinct from commerce, landholding and financial services.
With the completion of this second transaction, PolyMeteIUs total landholding will be approximately 16,600 acres.
The distributed CLO covers a total of 711 hectares of landholdings in the region wherein 154.