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dwelling place

a dwelling.
Origin of dwelling place
Middle English word dating back to 1350-1400 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • In the dwelling place of each of the Spokesmen was a single light, colored like one of the lights on Sarka's table.

  • Plainly it was the dwelling place of these strange conquerors of the stratosphere.

    Lords of the Stratosphere Arthur J. Burks
  • For the unseen world below the habitable earth was naturally conceived as the dwelling place of the departed spirits after death.

    Chaldea Znade A. Ragozin
  • This served as the dwelling place of the ladies and their family.

    The Cat of Bubastes G. A. Henty
  • A gilded palace in the sunny land of Italy shall be the dwelling place of my beauteous wife.

    The White Rose of Memphis William C. Falkner
  • Every bit of habitable land on this globe is some man's dwelling place!

  • It was a building lying between the porch and belfry of the church and his own dwelling place.

    The Doctor's Dilemma Hesba Stretton
  • My dwelling place is further than you can walk, Amra of Akbitana!

    Gods of the North Robert E. Howard
  • Now please remember one thing more about the dwelling place of the tiger: there is no tiger in Africa.

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