resident

[ rez-i-duh nt ]
/ ˈrɛz ɪ dənt /

noun

adjective

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Origin of resident

1350–1400; Middle English < Latin resident- (stem of residēns), present participle of residēre to reside; see -ent

OTHER WORDS FROM resident

res·i·dent·ship, nounpseu·do·res·i·dent, adjectiveun·res·i·dent, adjective

WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH resident

citizen resident
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British Dictionary definitions for residentship

resident
/ (ˈrɛzɪdənt) /

noun

adjective

Derived forms of resident

residentship, noun
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Medical definitions for residentship

resident
[ rĕzĭ-dənt ]

n.

A physician during residency.
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