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Definition

Somebody who acquires large tracts of land or real estate usually through dubious means and profits immensely from the deal.

Usage

Land sharks are working closely with the local politicians to cheat the local villagers of their ancestral properties.
Added 2011-08-11 by Impolitika

Root

English

Region

All India

Categories

Money & Business

Related Terms

Land scam, Paisa vasool, Mufti