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Definition of Resident


  1. Dwelling, or having an abode, in a place for a continued length of time; residing on one's own estate; -- opposed to nonresident; as, resident in the city or in the country.
  2. Fixed; stable; certain.
  3. One who resides or dwells in a place for some time.
  4. A diplomatic representative who resides at a foreign court; -- a term usualy applied to ministers of a rank inferior to that of ambassadors. See the Note under Minister, 4.
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Resident Translations

resident in Latin is incol, incola
resident in Spanish is residente