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Land vs. Premises — What's the Difference?

Land vs. Premises — What's the Difference?

Difference Between Land and Premises

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Land

Land is the solid surface of Earth that is not permanently submerged in water. The vast majority of human activity throughout history has occurred in land areas that support agriculture, habitat, and various natural resources.
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Premises

Premises are land and buildings together considered as a property. This usage arose from property owners finding the word in their title deeds, where it originally correctly meant "the aforementioned; what this document is about", from Latin prae-missus = "placed before".In this sense, the word is always used in the plural, but singular in construction.
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Land

A state of Germany or Austria.
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Premises

A proposition upon which an argument is based or from which a conclusion is drawn.
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Land

Put (someone or something) on land from a boat
He landed his troops at Hastings
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Premises

One of the propositions in a deductive argument.
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Land

Come down through the air and rest on the ground or another surface
We will shortly be landing at Gatwick
A fly landed on Tom's nose
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Premises

Either the major or the minor proposition of a syllogism, from which the conclusion is drawn.
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Land

Cause someone to be in (a difficult situation)
His exploits always landed him in trouble
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Premises

Land, the buildings on it, or both the land and the buildings on it.
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Land

Inflict (a blow) on someone
I won the fight without landing a single punch
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Premises

A building or particular portion of a building.
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Land

The solid ground of the earth.
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Premises

(Law) The part of a deed that states the details of the conveyance of the property.
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Land

Ground or soil
Tilled the land.
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Premises

To provide a basis for; base
"The American Revolution had been premised on a tacit bargain that regional conflicts would be subordinated to the need for unity among the states" (Ron Chernow).
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Land

A topographically or functionally distinct tract
Desert land.
Prime building land.
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Premises

To state or assume as a proposition in an argument.
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Land

A nation; a country.
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Premises

To state in advance as an introduction or explanation.
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Land

The people of a nation, district, or region.
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Premises

Plural of premise
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Land

Lands Territorial possessions or property.
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Premises

(plural only) land, and all the built structures on it, especially when considered as a single place.
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Land

Public or private landed property; real estate.
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Premises

The subject of a conveyance or deed
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Land

(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.
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Premises

Land and buildings together considered as a place of business;
Bread is baked on the premises
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Land

An agricultural or farming area
Wanted to buy a house on the land.
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Land

Farming considered as a way of life.
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Land

An area or realm
The land of make-believe.
The land of television.
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Land

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

To bring to and unload on land
Land cargo.
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Land

To set (a vehicle) down on land or another surface
Land an airplane smoothly.
Land a seaplane on a lake.
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Land

(Informal) To cause to arrive in a place or condition
Civil disobedience will land you in jail.
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Land

To catch and pull in (a fish)
Landed a big catfish.
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Land

(Informal) To win; secure
Land a big contract.
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Land

(Informal) To deliver
Landed a blow on his opponent's head.
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Land

To come to shore
Landed against the current with great difficulty.
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Land

To disembark
Landed at a crowded dock.
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Land

To descend toward and settle onto the ground or another surface
The helicopter has landed.
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Land

(Informal) To arrive in a place or condition
Landed at the theater too late for the opening curtain.
Landed in trouble for being late.
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Land

To come to rest in a certain way or place
Slipped and landed on his shoulder.
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Land

The part of Earth which is not covered by oceans or other bodies of water.
Most insects live on land.
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Land

Real estate or landed property; a partitioned and measurable area which is owned and acquired and on which buildings and structures can be built and erected.
There are 50 acres of land in this estate.
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Land

A country or region.
They come from a faraway land.
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Land

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

The soil, in respect to its nature or quality for farming.
Wet land; good or bad land for growing potatoes
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Land

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

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

A shock or fright.
He got an awful land when the police arrived.
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Land

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

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

(travel) The non-airline portion of an itinerary. Hotel, tours, cruises, etc.
Our city offices sell a lot more land than our suburban offices.
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Land

(obsolete) The ground or floor.
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Land

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

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.
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Land

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

A group of dwellings or tenements under one roof and having a common entry.
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Land

Lant; urine
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Land

(intransitive) To descend to a surface, especially from the air.
The plane is about to land.
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Land

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

(intransitive) To come into rest.
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Land

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

(transitive) To bring to land.
It can be tricky to land a helicopter.
Use the net to land the fish.
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Land

To capture or arrest.
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Land

(transitive) To acquire; to secure.
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Land

To succeed in having sexual relations with; to score
Too ugly to ever land a chick
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Land

(transitive) (of a blow) To deliver.
If you land a knockout blow, you’ll win the match
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Land

(intransitive) (of a punch) To connect
If the punches land, you might lose a few teeth!
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Land

(intransitive) To go down well with an audience.
Some of the comedian's jokes failed to land.
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Land

Urine. See Lant.
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Land

The solid part of the surface of the earth; - opposed to water as constituting a part of such surface, especially to oceans and seas; as, to sight land after a long voyage.
They turn their heads to sea, their sterns to land.
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Land

Any portion, large or small, of the surface of the earth, considered by itself, or as belonging to an individual or a people, as a country, estate, farm, or tract.
Go view the land, even Jericho.
Ill fares the land, to hastening ills a prey,Where wealth accumulates and men decay.
A poor parson dwelling upon land [i.e., in the country].
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Land

Ground, in respect to its nature or quality; soil; as, wet land; good or bad land.
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Land

The inhabitants of a nation or people.
These answers, in the silent night received,The king himself divulged, the land believed.
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Land

The mainland, in distinction from islands.
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Land

The ground or floor.
Herself upon the land she did prostrate.
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Land

The ground left unplowed between furrows; any one of several portions into which a field is divided for convenience in plowing.
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Land

Any ground, soil, or earth whatsoever, as meadows, pastures, woods, etc., and everything annexed to it, whether by nature, as trees, water, etc., or by the hand of man, as buildings, fences, etc.; real estate.
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Land

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

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

To set or put on shore from a ship or other water craft; to disembark; to debark.
I 'll undertake to land them on our coast.
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Land

To catch and bring to shore; to capture; as, to land a fish.
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Land

To set down after conveying; to cause to fall, alight, or reach; to bring to the end of a course; as, he landed the quoit near the stake; to be thrown from a horse and landed in the mud; to land one in difficulties or mistakes.
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Land

To pilot (an airplane) from the air onto the land; as, to land the plane on a highway.
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Land

To come to the end of a course; to arrive at a destination, literally or figuratively; as, he landed in trouble; after hithchiking for a week, he landed in Los Angeles.
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Land

To go on shore from a ship or boat; to disembark.
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Land

To reach and come to rest on land after having been in the air; as, the arrow landed in a flower bed; the golf ball landed in a sand trap; our airplane landed in Washington.
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Land

The land on which real estate is located;
He built the house on land leased from the city
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Land

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 plowed
Good agricultural soil
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Land

The solid part of the earth's surface;
The plane turned away from the sea and moved back over land
The earth shook for several minutes
He dropped the logs on the ground
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Land

Territory over which rule or control is exercised;
His domain extended into Europe
He made it the law of the land
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Land

The territory occupied by a nation;
He returned to the land of his birth
He visited several European countries
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Land

A domain in which something is dominant;
The untroubled kingdom of reason
A land of make-believe
The rise of the realm of cotton in the south
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Land

Extensive landed property (especially in the country) retained by the owner for his own use;
The family owned a large estate on Long Island
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Land

The people who live in a nation or country;
A statement that sums up the nation's mood
The news was announced to the nation
The whole country worshipped him
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Land

A politically organized body of people under a single government;
The state has elected a new president
African nations
Students who had come to the nation's capitol
The country's largest manufacturer
An industrialized land
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Land

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

Working the land as an occupation or way of life;
Farming is a strenuous life
There's no work on the land any more
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Land

Reach or come to rest;
The bird landed on the highest branch
The plane landed in Istanbul
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Land

Cause to come to the ground;
The pilot managed to land the airplane safely
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Land

Bring into a different state;
This may land you in jail
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Land

Bring ashore;
The drug smugglers landed the heroin on the beach of the island
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Land

Deliver (a blow);
He landed several blows on his opponent's head
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Land

Arrive on shore;
The ship landed in Pearl Harbor
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Land

Shoot at and force to come down;
The enemy landed several of our aircraft
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Land

Relating to or characteristic of or occurring on land;
Land vehicles
Sea stories
Sea smells
Sea traffic
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Land

Operating or living or growing in water;
Boats are aquatic vehicles
Water lilies are aquatic plants
Fish are aquatic animals
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