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n. Chiefly British
Rent paid for land to be used chiefly for building.
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(Law) law the rent reserved by a lessor on granting a lease, esp one for a long period of years
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the rent at which land is let to a tenant either for a long term or perpetually.
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|Noun||1.||ground rent - payment for the right to occupy and improve a piece of land|
rent - a payment or series of payments made by the lessee to an owner for use of some property, facility, equipment, or service
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