inhabited

[ in-hab-i-tid ]
/ ɪnˈhæb ɪ tɪd /

adjective

having inhabitants; occupied; lived in or on: an inhabited island.

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Origin of inhabited

First recorded in 1490–1500; inhabit + -ed2

OTHER WORDS FROM inhabited

in·hab·it·ed·ness, nounun·in·hab·it·ed, adjectivewell-in·hab·it·ed, adjective
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