Pronunciation: (pru-prī'i-tur), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/proprietor.html on line 81 [key]
1. the owner of a business establishment, a hotel, etc.
2. a person who has the exclusive right or title to something; an owner, as of real property.
3. a group of proprietors; proprietary.
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