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proprietor
used in The Scarlet Letter

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Definition
the owner of a business
  • But the proprietor appeared already to have relinquished as hopeless, the effort to perpetuate on this side of the Atlantic, in a hard soil, and amid the close struggle for subsistence, the native English taste for ornamental gardening.
    Chapter 7 -- The Governor's Hall (90% in)

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