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.
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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
The numerical value of resident in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of resident in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
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,'.
From every single scientific perspective, the more water a resident uses, the better the water is going to be.
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.
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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
- incola, habitansLatin
- 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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