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Engelsk navneord: demesne

1. demesne (om forhold) extensive landed property (especially in the country) retained by the owner for his own use


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe family owned a large estate on Long Island.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)acres, estate, land, landed estate


Mindre specifikke termerimmovable, real estate, real property, realty


Mere specifikke termerbarony, countryseat, Crown land, entail, feoff, fief, freehold, glebe, hacienda, homestead, leasehold, manor, plantation, seigneury, seigniory, signory, smallholding

2. demesne (om sted) territory over which rule or control is exercised


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHis domain extended into Europe.
He made it the law of the land.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)domain, land


Mindre specifikke termerregion


Mere specifikke termerarchduchy, barony, duchy, dukedom, earldom, emirate, empire, fiefdom, grand duchy, imperium, khanate, kingdom, princedom, principality, realm, sheikdom, sheikhdom, suzerainty, viscounty


Omfatter disse overordnede termercountry, land, state









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