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ownership
American English: /ˈoʊnərˌʃɪp/
British English: /ˈəʊnəʃɪp/

Translation of ownership in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • the company is in private/state ownership
    la compañía es de propiedad privada/estatal
    on his death, ownership passes to the children
    a su muerte, la propiedad pasa a los hijos
    under their ownership, the business thrived
    en sus manos, el negocio prosperó
    his ownership of the newspaper gives him …
    el hecho de ser propietario del periódico le da …
    Example sentences
    • The ownership of the freehold land at both Baydon Farm and Park Farm is complex.
    • The ownership of land, as opposed to personal property, is subject to particular rules.
    • Planning is concerned with the use of and operations on land, not its ownership.

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