domiciliary

[ dom-uh-sil-ee-er-ee ]
/ ˌdɒm əˈsɪl iˌɛr i /

adjective

of or relating to a domicile, or place of residence.

noun, plural dom·i·cil·i·ar·ies.

an institutional home for aged and disabled veterans who cannot care for themselves.

Nearby words

  1. domical vault,
  2. domically,
  3. domicile,
  4. domiciled,
  5. domiciliar,
  6. domiciliary care,
  7. domiciliate,
  8. domiciliated,
  9. dominance,
  10. dominance hierarchy

Origin of domiciliary

1780–90; < Latin domicili(um) domicile + -ary

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British Dictionary definitions for domiciliary

domiciliary

/ (ˌdɒmɪˈsɪlɪərɪ) /

adjective

of, involving, or taking place in the home
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