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I am taken in by a fat Scottish landowner (5)


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'scottish landowner' is the definition.
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(Other definitions for laird that I've seen before include "Scottish squire" , "Proprietor" , "Scottish estate-owner" , "Scottish owner of large estate" , "rich Scotsman" .)

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