What does Residency mean?

Definitions for Residencyˈrɛz ɪ dən si

Here are all the 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.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Residency in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Residency in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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. Assyrian Proverb:

    The tolerated Assyrians were those Assyrians who have accepted their unexpected guests to become the permanent residency of their homeland and yet they are not even the guest of another homeland?

  5. 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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