Definitions for residentˈrɛz ɪ dənt
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resident, occupant, occupier(noun)
someone who lives at a particular place for a prolonged period or who was born there
house physician, resident, resident physician(adj)
a physician (especially an intern) who lives in a hospital and cares for hospitalized patients under the supervision of the medical staff of the hospital
"the resident was receiving special clinical training at the hospital"
living in a particular place
used of animals that do not migrate
person, animal or plant living at a location or in an area
a bird which does not migrate during the course of the year
a graduated medical student who is receiving advanced training in a specialty
the person on hand who is the strongest in a particular skill or profession
He is our resident UNIX expert.
a student in the medical profession who watches a licensed doctor in order to learn a skill
For privacy reasons, she requested the resident nurse to leave.
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
fixed; stable; certain
one who resides or dwells in a place for some time
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
Origin: [F. rsident, L. residens, -entis, p. pr. of residere. See Reside.]
A Resident, or in full Resident Minister, is a government official required to take up permanent residence in another country. A representative of his government, he officially has diplomatic functions which are often seen as a form of indirect rule.
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'resident' in Nouns Frequency: #1041
Rank popularity for the word 'resident' in Adjectives Frequency: #919
Dniester, inserted, nerdiest, sintered, tendries, trendies
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The fact that he appears like a relatively ordinary young British resident is disquieting.
We can't say to the Nairobi resident: 'You have to sit in a traffic jam for the rest of your life,'.
People should be gathering up their papers, make sure you can show you are a long standing resident of the United States.
We cannot express how tragic this loss is for the struggling, precariously small family of resident orcas in the Salish Sea.
Considering the relative ease with which lion signs were observed, it is likely that they are resident throughout Alatash and Dinder.
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Translations for resident
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- ساكن, سكانArabic
- Einwohnerin, Einwohner, Bewohner, Assistentarzt, BewohnerinGerman
- κάτοικος, ειδικευόμενος γιατρός, ένοικοςGreek
- habitante, residenteSpanish
- erikoistuva lääkäri, asukasFinnish
- habitante, résident, résidente, habitantFrench
- 居住者, 住民Japanese
- ئههل, خهلک, دانشتوانKurdish
- жител, жителкаMacedonian
- mieszkaniec, mieszkankaPolish
- íncola, habitante, residente, moradorPortuguese
- жительница, жительRussian
- житељ, становник, stanovnik, žiteljSerbo-Croatian
- invånare, boendeSwedish
- mwenyeji, makaazi, makaoSwahili
- мешканець, жительUkrainian
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