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v. to have legal title or right to something. Mere possession is not ownership.

own

verb be in possession of, be in receipt of, be master of, be possessed of, claim, command, contain, control, dominate, enjoy, habere, have, have a deed for, have a title to, have claim upon, have hold of, have in hand, have rights to, have to one's name, hold, keep, maintain, occupy, possess, possidere, retain, tenere
Foreign phrases: Id solum nostrum quod debitis deductis nostrum est.That only is ours which remains to us after deeuction of our debts.
See also: acknowledge, avow, hold, individual, occupy, particular, personal, possess, profess, recognize, remain
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606: A 1,334-SF unit owned by Roger Chinn and Janis Harrison.
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381-10, X, Y and Z will each be deemed to have owned their six distributed shares from June 1, 2006 forward.
If the government gave all the publicly owned radio and TV frequencies to nonprofit groups, rather than a relative handful of huge corporations, the content of our broadcasting system would probably be radically different from what exists today.
At least as many independent chains, and most of the region's wholesalers, are owned by Koreans, Arabs, Indians and Iranians who have learned both Spanish and how to make chorizo and tortillas.
Those numbers represent businesses owned 51% or more by women.
About 55 percent of male-owned firms reported using such credit services, compared with about 50 percent of female-owned firms; and less than 40 percent of black-owned firms reported such use, compared with about 45-55 percent of firms owned by other minority groups and 55 percent of white-owned firms.
In fact, 48 percent believed they already owned the goods even before the "lease" was completed.
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A business is considered woman-owned when 50 percent or more of it is owned by women.