residence
noun Date: 14th century 1. a. the act or fact of dwelling in a place for some time b. the act or fact of living or regularly staying at or in some place for the discharge of a duty or the enjoyment of a benefit 2. a. (1) the place where one actually lives as distinguished from one's domicile or a place of temporary sojourn (2) domicile 2a b. the place where a corporation is actually or officially established c. the status of a legal resident 3. a. a building used as a home ; dwelling b. housing or a unit of housing provided for students 4. a. the period or duration of abode in a place b. a period of active and especially full-time study, research, or teaching at a college or university

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