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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Landlord  \Land"lord`\,  n.  [See  {Land},  and  {Lord}.] 
  1.  The  lord  of  a  manor,  or  of  land;  the  owner  of  land  or 
  houses  which  he  leases  to  a  tenant  or  tenants. 
 
  2.  The  master  of  an  inn  or  of  a  lodging  house. 
 
  Upon  our  arrival  at  the  inn,  my  companion  fetched 
  out  the  jolly  landlord.  --Addison. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  landlord 
  n  :  a  landowner  whose  leases  to  others  [syn:  {landlady}] 




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