a person who resides in a place.
a physician who joins the medical staff of a hospital as a salaried employee for a specified period to gain advanced training usually in a particular field, being in full-time attendance at the hospital and often living on the premises.
a diplomatic representative, inferior in rank to an ambassador, residing at a foreign court.
(formerly) a representative of the British governor general at a native court in India.
(formerly) the governor of a residency in the Dutch East Indies.
residing; dwelling in a place.
living or staying at a place in discharge of duty.
(of qualities) existing; intrinsic.
(of birds) not migratory.
encoded and permanently available to a computer user, as a font in a printer’s ROM or software on a CD-ROM.
(of a computer program) currently active or standing by in computer memory.
a person who resides in a place
(social welfare) an occupant of a welfare agency home Former name inmate
(esp formerly) a representative of the British government in a British protectorate
(esp in the 17th century) a diplomatic representative ranking below an ambassador
(in India, formerly) a representative of the British governor general at the court of a native prince
a bird or other animal that does not migrate
(US & Canadian) a physician who lives in the hospital where he or she works while undergoing specialist training after completing his or her internship Compare house physician
(Brit & NZ) a junior doctor, esp a house officer, who lives in the hospital in which he or she works
living in a place; residing
living or staying at a place in order to discharge a duty, etc
(of qualities, characteristics, etc) existing or inherent (in)
(of birds and other animals) not in the habit of migrating
resident res·i·dent (rěz’ĭ-dənt, -děnt’)
A physician during residency.
noun 1. an alien who has legally established residence in the U.S. 2. an alien who has legally entered the U.S. as an immigrant with the intention of becoming a citizen.
noun 1. a representative from a dependency, as Guam or Puerto Rico, who is entitled to speak, but not to vote, in the U.S. House of Representatives. resident commissioner noun 1. the representative of Puerto Rico in the US House of Representatives. He or she may speak but has no vote
adjective 1. of or relating to residence or to residences: a residential requirement for a doctorate. 2. suited for or characterized by private residences: a residential neighborhood. adjective 1. suitable for or allocated for residence: a residential area 2. relating to or having residence
- Residential care
noun 1. (social welfare) the provision by a welfare agency of a home with social-work supervision for people who need more than just housing accommodation, such as children in care or mentally handicapped adults