Land vs. Property

Land vs. Property — Is There a Difference?

Difference Between Land and Property

Landnoun

The solid ground of the earth.

Propertynoun

Something owned; a possession.

Landnoun

Ground or soil

tilled the land.

Propertynoun

A piece of real estate

has a swimming pool on the property.

Landnoun

A topographically or functionally distinct tract

desert land.prime building land.

Propertynoun

Something tangible or intangible to which its owner has legal title

properties such as copyrights and trademarks.

Landnoun

A nation; a country.

Propertynoun

Something tangible or intangible, such as a claim or a right, in which a person has a legally cognizable, compensable interest.

Landnoun

The people of a nation, district, or region.

Propertynoun

Possessions considered as a group

moved with all his property.

Landnoun

lands Territorial possessions or property.

Propertynoun

A theatrical prop.

Landnoun

Public or private landed property; real estate.

Propertynoun

An attribute, characteristic, or quality

a compound with anti-inflammatory properties.

Landnoun

(Law) The solid material of the earth as well as the natural and manmade things attached to it and the rights and interests associated with it.

Propertynoun

Something that is owned.

Leave those books alone! They are my property.Important types of property include real property (land), personal property (other physical possessions), and intellectual property (rights over artistic creations, inventions, etc.).

Landnoun

An agricultural or farming area

wanted to buy a house on the land.

Propertynoun

A piece of real estate, such as a parcel of land.

There is a large house on the property.

Landnoun

Farming considered as a way of life.

Propertynoun

Real estate; the business of selling houses.

He works in property as a housing consultant.

Landnoun

An area or realm

the land of make-believe.the land of television.

Propertynoun

The exclusive right of possessing, enjoying and disposing of a thing.

Landnoun

The raised portion of a grooved surface, as on a phonograph record.

Propertynoun

An attribute or abstract quality associated with an individual, object or concept.

Charm is his most endearing property.

Landverb

To bring to and unload on land

land cargo.

Propertynoun

An attribute or abstract quality which is characteristic of a class of objects.

Matter can have many properties, including color, mass and density.

Landverb

To set (a vehicle) down on land or another surface

land an airplane smoothly.land a seaplane on a lake.

Propertynoun

(computing) An editable or read-only parameter associated with an application, component or class, or the value of such a parameter.

You need to set the debugging property to "verbose".

Landverb

(Informal) To cause to arrive in a place or condition

Civil disobedience will land you in jail.

Propertynoun

A prop, an object used in a dramatic production.

Costumes and scenery are distinguished from property properly speaking.

Landverb

To catch and pull in (a fish)

landed a big catfish.

Propertynoun

(obsolete) Propriety; correctness.

Landverb

(Informal) To win; secure

land a big contract.

Propertyverb

(obsolete) To invest with properties, or qualities.

Landverb

(Informal) To deliver

landed a blow on his opponent's head.

Propertyverb

(obsolete) To make a property of; to appropriate.

#* Shakespeare

Landverb

To come to shore

landed against the current with great difficulty.

Propertynoun

any area set aside for a particular purpose;

who owns this place?the president was concerned about the property across from the White House

Landverb

To disembark

landed at a crowded dock.

Propertynoun

something owned; any tangible or intangible possession that is owned by someone;

that hat is my propertyhe is a man of property

Landverb

To descend toward and settle onto the ground or another surface

The helicopter has landed.

Propertynoun

a basic or essential attribute shared by all members of a class;

a study of the physical properties of atomic particles

Landverb

(Informal) To arrive in a place or condition

landed at the theater too late for the opening curtain.landed in trouble for being late.

Propertynoun

a construct whereby objects or individuals can be distinguished;

self-confidence is not an endearing property

Landverb

To come to rest in a certain way or place

slipped and landed on his shoulder.

Propertynoun

any movable articles or objects used on the set of a play or movie;

before every scene he ran down his checklist of props

Landnoun

The part of Earth which is not covered by oceans or other bodies of water.

Most insects live on land.

Landnoun

Real estate or landed property; a partitioned and measurable area which is owned and on which buildings can be erected.

There are 50 acres of land in this estate.

Landnoun

A country or region.

They come from a faraway land.

Landnoun

A person's country of origin and/or homeplace; homeland.

Landnoun

The soil, in respect to its nature or quality for farming.

wet land; good or bad land for growing potatoes

Landnoun

A general country, state, or territory.

He moved from his home to settle in a faraway land.

Landnoun

realm, domain.

I'm going to Disneyland.Maybe that's how it works in TV-land, but not in the real world.

Landnoun

(agriculture) The ground left unploughed between furrows; any of several portions into which a field is divided for ploughing.

Landnoun

A fright.

He got an awful land when the police arrived.

Landnoun

(electronics) A conducting area on a board or chip which can be used for connecting wires.

Landnoun

In a compact disc or similar recording medium, an area of the medium which does not have pits.

Landnoun

(travel) The non-airline portion of an itinerary. Hotel, tours, cruises, etc.

Our city offices sell a lot more land than our suburban offices.

Landnoun

(obsolete) The ground or floor.

Landnoun

(nautical) The lap of the strakes in a clinker-built boat; the lap of plates in an iron vessel; called also landing.

Landnoun

In any surface prepared with indentations, perforations, or grooves, that part of the surface which is not so treated, such as the level part of a millstone between the furrows.

Landnoun

(ballistics) The space between the rifling grooves in a gun.

Landnoun

lant; urine

Landverb

(intransitive) To descend to a surface, especially from the air.

The plane is about to land.

Landverb

(dated) To alight, to descend from a vehicle.

Landverb

(intransitive) To come into rest.

Landverb

(intransitive) To arrive at land, especially a shore, or a dock, from a body of water.

Landverb

(transitive) To bring to land.

It can be tricky to land a helicopter.Use the net to land the fish.

Landverb

(transitive) To acquire; to secure.

Landverb

(transitive) To deliver.

Landadjective

Of or relating to land.

Landadjective

Residing or growing on land.

Landnoun

the land on which real estate is located;

he built the house on land leased from the city

Landnoun

material in the top layer of the surface of the earth in which plants can grow (especially with reference to its quality or use);

the land had never been plowedgood agricultural soil

Landnoun

the solid part of the earth's surface;

the plane turned away from the sea and moved back over landthe earth shook for several minuteshe dropped the logs on the ground

Landnoun

territory over which rule or control is exercised;

his domain extended into Europehe made it the law of the land

Landnoun

the territory occupied by a nation;

he returned to the land of his birthhe visited several European countries

Landnoun

a domain in which something is dominant;

the untroubled kingdom of reasona land of make-believethe rise of the realm of cotton in the south

Landnoun

extensive landed property (especially in the country) retained by the owner for his own use;

the family owned a large estate on Long Island

Landnoun

the people who live in a nation or country;

a statement that sums up the nation's moodthe news was announced to the nationthe whole country worshipped him

Landnoun

a politically organized body of people under a single government;

the state has elected a new presidentAfrican nationsstudents who had come to the nation's capitolthe country's largest manufactureran industrialized land

Landnoun

United States inventor who incorporated Polaroid film into lenses and invented the one-step photographic process (1909-1991)

Landnoun

working the land as an occupation or way of life;

farming is a strenuous lifethere's no work on the land any more

Landverb

reach or come to rest;

The bird landed on the highest branchThe plane landed in Istanbul

Landverb

cause to come to the ground;

the pilot managed to land the airplane safely

Landverb

bring into a different state;

this may land you in jail

Landverb

bring ashore;

The drug smugglers landed the heroin on the beach of the island

Landverb

deliver (a blow);

He landed several blows on his opponent's head

Landverb

arrive on shore;

The ship landed in Pearl Harbor

Landverb

shoot at and force to come down;

the enemy landed several of our aircraft

Landadjective

relating to or characteristic of or occurring on land;

land vehiclessea storiessea smellssea traffic

Landadjective

operating or living or growing in water;

boats are aquatic vehicleswater lilies are aquatic plantsfish are aquatic animals