resident

[ rez-i-duh nt ]
/ ˈrɛz ɪ dənt /

noun

adjective

Origin of resident

1350–1400; Middle English < Latin resident- (stem of residēns), present participle of residēre to reside; see -ent
Related formsres·i·dent·ship, nounpseu·do·res·i·dent, adjectiveun·res·i·dent, adjective
Can be confusedcitizen resident
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British Dictionary definitions for resident

resident

/ (ˈrɛzɪdənt) /

noun

adjective

Derived Formsresidentship, noun
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Medicine definitions for resident

resident

[ rĕzĭ-dənt ]

n.

A physician during residency.
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