extensive landed property (especially in the country) retained by the owner for his own use
demesne, estate, land, landed estate
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an estate held in fee simple or for life
plot of land belonging to an English parish church or an ecclesiastical office
land or property held under a lease
a piece of land under 50 acres that is sold or let to someone for cultivation
land acquired from the United States public lands by filing a record and living on and cultivating it under the homestead law
a piece of land held under the feudal system
the estate of a baron
an estate in the country
land that belongs to the Crown
the landed estate of a lord (including the house on it)
seigneury, seigniory, signory
the estate of a seigneur
a large estate in Spanish-speaking countries
an estate where cash crops are grown on a large scale (especially in tropical areas)
land received by fee tail
a place where oranges are grown; a plantation of orange trees in warm climes or a greenhouse in cooler areas
immovable, real estate, real property, realty
property consisting of houses and land
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