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- n. The state of being a proprietor; ownership
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The state of being proprietor; ownership.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The state or right of a proprietor; the condition of being a proprietor.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an unincorporated business owned by a single person who is responsible for its liabilities and entitled to its profits
proprietor + -ship (Wiktionary)