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  • 21 Dwelling — Dwell ing, n. Habitation; place or house in which a person lives; abode; domicile. [1913 Webster] Hazor shall be a dwelling for dragons. Jer. xlix. 33. [1913 Webster] God will deign To visit oft the dwellings of just men. Milton. [1913 Webster]… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 22 Dwelling place — Dwelling Dwell ing, n. Habitation; place or house in which a person lives; abode; domicile. [1913 Webster] Hazor shall be a dwelling for dragons. Jer. xlix. 33. [1913 Webster] God will deign To visit oft the dwellings of just men. Milton. [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 23 dwelling — dwell‧ing [ˈdwelɪŋ] noun [countable] LAW a place where someone lives: • New housing is expected to rise 15% this year to 180,000 dwellings. * * * dwelling UK US /ˈdwelɪŋ/ noun [C] LAW, PROPERTY ► a building that someone lives in: »He was arrested …

    Financial and business terms

  • 24 house — Structure that serves as living quarters for one or more persons or families. See also curtilage domicile home residence. A legislative assembly, or (where the bicameral system obtains) one of the two branches of the legislature; as the house of… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 25 house — Structure that serves as living quarters for one or more persons or families. See also curtilage domicile home residence. A legislative assembly, or (where the bicameral system obtains) one of the two branches of the legislature; as the house of… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 26 house — Synonyms and related words: Aktiengesellschaft, Dymaxion house, Elizabethan theater, Globe Theatre, Greek theater, White House, abbey, abode, accommodate, adobe house, affiliation, agency, aktiebolag, amphitheater, ancestry, animal kingdom,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 27 dwelling — n. (also dwelling place) formal a house; a residence; an abode. Phrases and idioms: dwelling house a house used as a residence, not as an office etc …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 28 dwelling — n 1. residence, abode, home, house, homestead, household; domicile, dwelling house, lodgings, quarters, diggings, Chiefly Brit., Inf. digs; mansion, castle, palace, manor house; villa, chateau, chalet, country seat, hall; hacienda, plantation,… …

    A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • 29 house — n 1. dwelling, residence, home, abode, homestead, household; domicile, dwelling house, lodgings, quarters, Chiefly Brit. Inf. diggings or digs; mansion, castle, palace, manor house; villa, chateau, chalet, country seat, hall; hacienda, plantation …

    A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • 30 dwelling — The house or other structure in which a person or persons live; a residence; abode; habitation; the apartment or building, or group of buildings, occupied by a family as a place of residence. Structure used as place of habitation. In conveyancing …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 31 dwelling — The house or other structure in which a person or persons live; a residence; abode; habitation; the apartment or building, or group of buildings, occupied by a family as a place of residence. Structure used as place of habitation. In conveyancing …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 32 dwelling — A place of abode for people. 43 Am J1st Pub Util § 183. A dwelling house. The act of inhabiting or residing in a place. See dwell; dwelling house …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 33 dwelling —   Nohona, noho ana.    ♦ Dwelling house, hale noho.    ♦ Dwelling place, wahi noho, kahi noho.    ♦ Dwelling in peace, noho aloha …

    English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • 34 dwelling-place — See dwell; dwelling house …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 35 house — A building, Simmons v State, 234 Ind 489, 129 NE2d 121. Any building, edifice, or structure enclosed with walls and covered. State v Beckwith, 135 Me 423, 198 A 739; Mulligan v State, 25 Tex App 199, 7 SW 664. A building, whether for private or… …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 36 house — n 1 a: a building (as a single or multiple family house, apartment, or hotel room) serving as living quarters and usu. including the curtilage b: a building (as one s residence or a locked place of business) in which one is entitled to protection …

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  • 37 Dwelling — Dwelling, as well as being a term for a house, or for living somewhere, or for lingering somewhere, is a philosophical concept which was developed by Martin Heidegger. Dwelling is about making yourself at home where the home itself is a building… …

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  • 38 House with Chimaeras — The front façade of the House with Chimaeras General information Architectural style Art Nouveau …

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  • 39 house — [hous; ] for v. [ houz] n. pl. houses [hou′ziz] [ME hous < OE hus, akin to Ger haus (OHG hūs) < IE * (s)keus < base * (s)keu , to cover, conceal > SKY] 1. a building for human beings to live in; specif., a) the building or part of a… …

    English World dictionary

  • 40 dwelling place — index abode, address, building (structure), home (domicile), house, inhabitation (place of d …

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