anchor tenant


anchor tenant
/ˈæŋkə tɛnənt/ (say 'angkuh tenuhnt)

noun
a major tenant, often the first, in a building, mall, etc., who gives prestige to the property and secures customer traffic from which minor tenants benefit.
anchor tenancy, noun

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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