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leaseholder in Law topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishleaseholderlease‧hold‧er /ˈliːshəʊldə $ -hoʊldər/ noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 SCLOWNsomeone who lives in a leasehold house, apartment etcfreeholder
Examples from the Corpus
leaseholderWhere the landlord is himself a leaseholder, the draftsman should have in mind the length of the landlord's own lease.The last vestiges of serfdom had disappeared in the sixteenth century, and the peasants farmed the land as leaseholders or sharecroppers.Mr Patten has written to the precinct's leaseholder, Eagle Star, asking for it to be refurbished.