Definitions for Residencyˈrɛz ɪ dən si

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word Residency

Princeton's WordNet

  1. residency, residence, abidance(noun)

    the act of dwelling in a place

  2. residency(noun)

    the position of physician who is receiving special training in a hospital (usually after completing an internship)


  1. residency(Noun)

    The position or term of a medical resident

  2. residency(Noun)

    The position of a musical artist who commonly performs at a particular venue

  3. residency(Noun)

    The condition of being a resident of a particular place

  4. residency(Noun)

    The home or residence of a person, especially in the colonies

Webster Dictionary

  1. Residency(noun)


  2. Residency(noun)

    a political agency at a native court in British India, held by an officer styled the Resident; also, a Dutch commercial colony or province in the East Indies


  1. Residency

    Residency is the act of establishing or maintaining a residence in a given place. Residency is a concept which heavily affects a the legal rights and responsibilities that are available to a person, including eligibility to vote, eligibility to stand for political office, eligibility to access government services, responsibility to pay taxes, and on and so forth.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Brian Hyde:

    The purpose is not just to verify residency but to meet our new parents/guardians, searching through things would not be part of this process.

  2. Adi Lustigman:

    The wall brought panic, people were afraid that after their homes were put behind it that their residency will be stripped and rights taken away.

  3. Foreign Minister Boerge Brende:

    I asked for a briefing on what he (Lavrov) thinks are the causes of this, what type of visa do they have in Russia. Have they (the refugees) had residency for a long time?

  4. Thant Kyaw:

    If they are Myanmars and if they show that their residency is from Myanmar, I think (the) Myanmar government has the obligation to bring them back. So we need to know who really are Myanmar citizens.


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