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Noun: resident  re-zi-dunt
  1. Someone who lives at a particular place for a prolonged period or who was born there
    - occupant, occupier
  2. [N. Amer] 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";
    - house physician, resident physician
Adjective: resident  re-zi-dunt
  1. Living in a particular place
    "resident aliens"
  2. Used of animals that do not migrate
    - nonmigratory

Derived forms: residents

Type of: denizen, doc [informal], doctor, Dr., dweller, habitant, indweller, inhabitant, MD, medico [informal], physician

Antonym: nonresident

Encyclopedia: Resident