rancher

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Noun[edit]

rancher ‎(plural ranchers)

  1. A person who operates a ranch.
  2. (US, real estate) A ranch-style house.
    • 1987, E. C. Relph, The Modern Urban Landscape: 1880 to the Present (page 174)
      By the 1960s in North America sprawling ranchers and backsplits with attached garages had become common []
    • 2009, Thomas Collins, How to Invest in Real Estate (page 21)
      We know that if a realtor got a listing for a rancher in the neighborhood of property one: that similar houses there will sell, with some effort, for about $59,000.