freeholder definition

  • noun:
    • someone who keeps tenure by freehold
    • The possessor of a freehold.
    • In law, one getting the current seizin or ownership of land by virtue of an estate higher than one restricted to a specified time—that is say, having a fee or a tenancy for a lifetime of this tenant, and for life of a 3rd person; one who holds an estate in fee-simple or fee-tail. See freehold, 1.
    • who owns a freehold

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