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ownerless

(ˈəʊnəlɪs)
adj
having no owner
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Adj.1.ownerless - having no ownerownerless - having no owner      
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ownerless

[ˈəʊnəlɪs] ADJsin dueño
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Ownership of the new crossing also remains to be addressed, with the 100-year-old structure remaining ownerless following the demise of the Elgin Harbour Board, and Moray Council and the Crown Estate both declining to take it on.
Left behind after last summer's rush were almost 200 Kindles, iPads and tablets and 167 mobile phones remained ownerless too.
The practical relevance of the provision must be questioned since there are very few objects that can truly be considered to be ownerless, and even fewer objects for which this characteristic is obvious to the finder.
"Global Trends--Strategy Dynamics Global SA--The Ownerless Economy." Marketing, January 23, 2013.
When someone dies with no known will or family, their estate - including money, buildings, or personal possessions - passes to the Crown as ownerless property, or "bona vacantia".
That's because these cars will be not just driverless but also probably ownerless, at least in the customary sense.
Compared to life on a chain or ownerless on the streets, our dogs' lives--mostly indoors, with plush beds and enriching toys and plenty to eat--seem pretty darn good.
The head of state noted the need for rational use of land, so that no one of its span remains ownerless.
Each of the five shawls included was brightly colored and vibrant, enlivening the everyday subjects of old cars, government houses, sweat lodges, basketball courts, and ownerless dogs with traces of regalia.
"Younger professionals are often the people renting in the centre of London and are part of the group that generally have embraced an ownerless society," he said.