noun, plural in·hab·it·an·cies.
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
OTHER WORDS FROM inhabitancynon·in·hab·it·ance, nounnon·in·hab·it·an·cy, noun, plural non·in·hab·it·an·cies.
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Example sentences from the Web for inhabitancy
As loyalty is more important than age or citizenship or inhabitancy, it has been put under the solemn safeguard of an oath.
Show me a citizen actually in a State, then the intent to remain fixes his inhabitancy.Charles Sumner; his complete works, volume 18 (of 20)|Charles Sumner
According to these words, the three qualifications are age, citizenship, and inhabitancy of the State he assumes to represent.
But as we proceed southward into the State of Washington, we find more and more evidences of cultivation and inhabitancy.The Columbia River|William Denison Lyman
But other tokens of inhabitancy—or even of existence—in their path, the travellers found none.Tales from Blackwood|Various