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Definition of Residence


  1. The act or fact of residing, abiding, or dwelling in a place for some continuance of time; as, the residence of an American in France or Italy for a year.
  2. The place where one resides; an abode; a dwelling or habitation; esp., a settled or permanent home or domicile.
  3. The residing of an incumbent on his benefice; -- opposed to nonresidence.
  4. The place where anything rests permanently.
  5. Subsidence, as of a sediment.
  6. That which falls to the bottom of liquors; sediment; also, refuse; residuum.
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Residence Translations

residence in Afrikaans is woning
residence in Danish is lejlighed
residence in Dutch is woning, logies, onderkomen, kwartier
residence in German is Residenz, Wohnsitz
residence in Italian is residenza
residence in Latin is domus
residence in Spanish is residencia