|1.||[ noun ] extensive landed property (especially in the country) retained by the owner for his own use|
|Synonyms:||acres land estate landed_estate|
"the family owned a large estate on Long Island"
|Related terms:||real_property plantation barony countryseat smallholding leasehold latifundium seigneury Crown_land manor hacienda homestead entail fief glebe freehold|
|2.||[ noun ] (geography) territory over which rule or control is exercised|
"his domain extended into Europe" "he made it the law of the land"
|Related terms:||region empire kingdom duchy earldom archduchy grand_duchy viscounty Kingdom_of_God principality sheikdom emirate suzerainty barony fiefdom khnate country|