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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Possessing land or securities as a principal source of revenue.

Usage examples (34)
  • MORTON: White, property-owning men were the only voters back then.
  • In short, they set out to create a large property-owning population
  • After all, they were patriotic, property-owning, tax-paying American citizens.
  • You don't defeat them "through elections and concessions to their big property-owning paymasters." for more
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