landed


landed
/lan"did/, adj.
1. owning land, esp. an estate: landed gentry.
2. consisting of land: landed property.
3. after shipping; delivered: a landed price.
[bef. 1000; late ME (see LAND, -ED3); r. OE gelandod (rare), ptp. of *landian to endow with land (see -ED2)]

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