Origin of residency
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Examples from the Web for residency
Fortunately I found a lawyer who helped me apply for my residency under the Violence Against Women Act.Immigrant Women Facing Domestic Abuse Need Stronger Protections
October 24, 2014
The Cuomo campaign had challenged her residency in the state, but the case had been dismissed.Can New York Democrat Zephyr Teachout Stop Governor Andrew Cuomo?
August 18, 2014
There was no class in medical school, no rounds during my residency or fellowship.How One Doctor Mastered the Art of Delivering Life-Changing Diagnoses
March 22, 2014
Two years out of residency, Murthy flashed his political colors.Meet Obama’s Controversial Surgeon General Nominee
Soumitra R. Eachempati, MD
February 14, 2014
It was opening night for Britney Spears's splashy new Las Vegas residency, "Piece of Me."Britney Spears’s Vegas Show Is a Big Fat Hit, Obviously
December 28, 2013
On our way from the town to the Residency we passed Mr. Symes's house.
Drove to the Residency, where the fires were most acceptable.
Afterwards we strolled slowly on up the hill, towards the Residency.
Foeren was too blunt and straightforward for that; he had remained at the Residency level.The Status Civilization
Nothing is now to be seen of the ruins and desolation of the Residency.Life and Work in Benares and Kumaon, 1839-1877
- a variant of residence
- a regular series of concerts by a band or singer at one venue
- US and Canadian the period, following internship, during which a physician undergoes further clinical training, usually in one medical speciality
- (in India, formerly) the official house of the governor general at the court of a native prince
Word Origin and History for residency
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
- The period during which a physician gets specialized clinical training.
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