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Meaning of LEASEHOLD

Pronunciation:  'lees`howld

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  land or property held under a lease
 

LEASEHOLD is a 9 letter word that starts with L.

 

 See Also: acres, demesne, estate, land, landed estate

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Lease"hold`\, a.
    Held by lease.
    
    
  2. \Lease"hold`\, n.
    A tenure by lease; specifically, land held as personalty
    under a lease for years.
    
    
 
Thesaurus Terms
 
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