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noun [countable] owner pronunciation in British English /ˈəʊnə(r)/ 
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singularowner
pluralowners
  1. someone who owns something

    a restaurant/supermarket/hotel owner

    owner of:

    I am the owner of three antique cars.

    previous owner (=someone who owned a particular thing before you):

    The previous owners had made the garage into an extra bedroom.

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