Definitions for "Landman"
Keywords:  landsman, drilling, lease, naval, navy
The person who secures leases and handles damages for oil companies who are drilling new wells or laying pipelines.
A self-employed individual or company employee who secures oil and gas leases, checks legal titles, and attempts to cure title defects so that drilling can begin.
A male or female member of the exploration team whose primary duties are formulating and carrying out exploration strategies and managing an oil company’s relations with its landowners and partners, including securing and administering oil and gas leases and other agreements. Also known as a land agent or land person.
Keywords:  seaman, lives, opposed, serves, works
A man who lives or serves on land; -- opposed to seaman.
a person who lives and works on land
Keywords:  occupier
An occupier of land.